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Old August 21st, 2011, 01:11 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Exclamation "spy on your friends" notification - Malware

I received for the 2nd time a notification "Spy on your Friends" (Get the X-Ray scanner...), then touching anywhere in the notification field opens a browser and wants to install an non-Market application, which I have fortunately disabled.

But I want to know why do I get this notification and where is it coming from?

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sounds like a phone virus
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Did you get this fixed? I have the same problem on a Galaxy S2. I've tried to install a couple of antivirus and malware scanners, but none of them have found anything out of place.
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Sounds like something that concerns us all, so I've moved this here to the Android Lounge.

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Have you tried the airpush detector from the market.

Sounds like the airpush virus that some devs voluntarily put in their apps to put ads in your notification bar.
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Sounds like AirPush to me.

Run this and see what comes up.
https://market.android.com/details?id=com.brosmike.airpushdetector&feature=se arch_result#?t=W251bGwsMSwyLDEsImNvbS5icm9zbWlrZS5 haXJwdXNoZGV0ZWN0b3IiXQ..
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