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Secure-D Exposes Suspicious Android App with 500 Million Downloads LONDON -Thursday 23 May 2019    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Upstream, a leading mobile technology company, has unveiled that the popular Android application VidMate triggers suspicious background activity. Hidden software within the app delivers invisible ads, generates fake clicks and purchases, installs other suspicious apps without...

Upstream’s Security Platform, Secure-D, Unveils Alcatel Smartphones Sold with a Suspicious App From TCL, Also... -Thursday 10 January 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Upstream, the technology company leading the mobile internet revolution in high growth markets, has unveiled that Alcatel smartphones are sold with a suspicious pre-installed weather forecast app, also available on Google Play. Upstream’s security platform, Secure-D,...

Upstream Uncovers Android Smartphones in Developing Markets Sold with Pre-Installed Malware -Friday 6 July 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Upstream, a leader of the mobile internet revolution in high growth markets, has today revealed that new low-end Android smartphone devices being sold to consumers in developing markets, many of whom are coming online for the first time, contain pre-installed malware. This...