Apple’s iPhones are Popular for their Security and Privacy Features. This is the only reason why people invest thousands of Rupees for an iPhone. However, Apple promised the users about Security and they also maintain it very well too. But recently, Mobile Security Company Wandera has Posted an Article that points out 17 Harmful Apps for iPhone which are present in the iOS App Store. They have claimed these Apps vulnerable as they contain Malware which can do anything like i.e Stealing your Data or any other Private Databases. You will be amazed to know that all of these Apps have been developed by the same Indian Company.
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What are Harmful Apps?
Basically, an App Developer earns either by Selling his App to a Company or Putting Ads in it. For Ads, they use Google AdMob, which is one of the best and widely used Websites for Ads. However, these Ads are not only available for Android but also for iOS devices too. The main goal is “getting clicks” on the Ads. Anyways, those 17 Harmful Apps for iPhone have also been Diagnosed with those Ad System along with Collecting some “Critical Metadata” too.
Harmful App Cases in Different Platforms
Google is a Hater of Spam and Malware. That is why they do not allow any of these Apps. Also, they have integrated a Feature called “Google Play Protect” which Checks all the Apps in Play Store and also the Pre-installed Apps on Android Phone. Amazing right? Recently, Google has also Deleted Thousands of Apps from the Play Store.
You will be amazed to know that iOS has better Security in its App Store. And yeah, that is much better than Android’s Play Store. Apple doesn’t allow Apps from unknown Developers too. But those 17 Harmful Apps for iPhone have somehow Bypassed Apple’s Security. However, they have now been deleted from the App Store.
17 Harmful Apps for iPhone
Here’s the Full List of those 17 Harmful Apps for iPhone which we have been talking about. Those have been analyzed by Wandera. According to them, those Apps either artificially boost visitor counts or generate pay-per-click revenue. Wandera has also claimed that “Apple has removed the Apps which violated Apple’s Guidelines of allowing for the artificial click-through of ads.
However, here us the List of 17 Harmful Apps for iPhone which you Should Uninstall right now…
- CrickOne – Live Cricket Scores
- Daily Fitness – Yoga Poses
- FM Radio – Internet Radio
- My Train Info – IRCTC & PNR
- Around Me Place Finder
- RTO Vehicle Information
- EMI Calculator & Loan Planner
- File Manager – Documents
- Smart GPS Speedometer
- Easy Contacts Backup Manager
- Ramadan Times 2019
- Restaurant Finder – Find Food
- BMI Calculator – BMR Calc
- Dual Accounts
- Video Editor – Mute Video
- Islamic World – Qibla
- Smart Video Compressor
So, if you have these 17 Harmful Apps for iPhone. Delete them Now. Also, we will Update these Harmful iPhone Apps, so make sure you follow us on Instagram for Further Updates…
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