03/02/2011 10:30 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Google Pulls 21 Malware Apps From Android Store

Google has just pulled 21 popular free apps from the Android Market. According to the company, the apps are malware aimed at getting root access to the user's device, gathering a wide range of available data, and downloading more code to it without the user's knowledge.

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