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There is a new genre of malware circulating through the web. This new malware group specifically attacks browsers like Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge, and Yandex by injecting them with malicious extensions. Mircosoft has named this new malware genre which modifies browser settings as Adrozek. This new malware group was first discovered way back in May 2020. Later in August 2020, it was found that the malware was infecting about 30,000 devices per day.…

Chinese smartphone maker Gionee was found guilty by the Chinese court. It seems that Gionee purposely planted malware in their phones without the user’s knowledge. The Shenzhen Zhipu Technology Co. Ltd., which is a subsidiary of Gionee, was found guilty of embedding a Trojan Horse via a software update for the Story Lock Screen app. It was found that the Dark Horse Program infected 20 million Gionee phones all over the world. The Trojan ran…