Has YOUR Google ac­count been hacked?

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Ma­li­cious soft­ware de­signed to at­tack An­droid smart­phones has breached the ac­counts of more than a mil­lion Google users, se­cu­rity re­searchers have re­vealed.

The at­tacks can steal email ad­dresses and au­then­ti­ca­tion data stored on the de­vices to ac­cess sen­si­tive data from Gmail, Google Pho­tos, Google Docs and other ser­vices.

It has also be found to force users into down­load­ing apps as part of a huge ad­ver­tis­ing fraud scheme. Daily Mail

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