First Case of Crypto-Jacking ‘Clipper’ Malware Found on Google Play StoreFirst Case of Crypto-Jacking ‘Clipper’ Malware Found on Google Play Store Cryptoslate

A new form of cryptocurrency-stealing malware has been identified in the Google Play store. Dubbed ‘Clipper malware, it was discovered inside an app impersonating MetaMask—a full browser extension which allows Ethereum-based apps to run on a browser without running a full Ethereum node. Clipper malware works by taking advantage of the copy-paste feature. Crypto apps ...