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Health Data

I have been seeing a lot of recent malicious Android apps that use SDK's that can access users health data.

Here is an example of the "Joker" spyware that was reported by ThreatPost this month:

https://threatpost.com/joker-spyware-google-play-apps/148053/

Near the bottom of the Details page of VirusTotal shows a good example of what I've seeing a lot of recently regarding health data:

https://www.virustotal.com/gui/file/b36fbe6b75f00ae835156185ca5d6955cdfbe410d73c3e5653dabbaff260f166/details

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