Report: Malware-infected Android apps spike in the Google Play store

Due to incorrect information provided by a source, the story "Report: Malware-infected Android apps spike in the Google Play store," which ran on the wire Feb. 19, inaccurately referred to Airpush in the fourth paragraph. The story has been edited on the wire to remove the reference to the company. The fourth paragraph now reads:

Both Wallpaper Dragon Ball and Finger Hockey, RiskIQ said, have malware that steals confidential information such as device IDs from infected devices. Subway Surfers Free Tips, meanwhile, bypasses a device's security settings and subscribes infected phones to premium services, the company said.

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