After “Wanna Cry” Here comes the “Judy”

A malware named Judy has found over 41 apps on Google Play Store and has infected over 36 million users according to a security firm Check Point.

Google has started removing those infected apps from Play Store after Check Point report about the malware to Google. But before it can totally be taken off from Google Play Store Judy manage to infect Android devices and reached up-to 18 million Download.

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But What is Judy ?

Judy is a malware which was developed to create false click on ads which will increase in the revenue of the company. After an App is downloaded and installed infected with malware, it manage to set up a connection with the control and command server, which delivers the actual malicious payload which includes Java Script, A user agent String and URLs controlled by the malware author. This URL open a targeted website and the code is used to click on banner from the Google ad Tech. With each click company was generating revenue. It finds ads by looking for iframes, which have ads from Google ads infrastructure.

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Google AI : From Mobile First to AI First

AT annual Google I/O conference CEO Sundar Pichai reveals a second-generation Tensor Processing Unit: a cloud-computing system and a custom hardware for machine learning which is 30% – 50% more faster than CPU & GPU and will compete with Microsoft Azure and Amazon AWS. These Cloud TPU are soon coming to Google Compute Engine – Pichai said.

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Along with that Google also unveiled there new initiative called Google Lens – A vision based computing capable of making your smartphone a real smartphone by understanding at what your are looking at. Google lens will be available in Google assistant and Photos in beginning and will be shipped to there other products in future.

Android ‘O’Beta Version Rolling out soon – Google

Android "O"

Just a few days before the Google I/O conference, Company has announced the release of Android “O”. The initial release of BETA version is “Developer  Preview” so it is not Available for public for now.

But Google is expected to disclose its future plans for New Android “O” at the conference in San Francisco this month.