Google booted 17 Android apps that harbored the Joker malware from the Play Store after a security firm discovered them.
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Google updates its Chrome browser to version 85, and Mozilla updates Firefox to version 81, both patching several security flaws.
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Microsoft account passwords can be stolen by customized Windows 10 desktop themes, a security researcher says.
The Joker scamware app was found in another six Android apps in the Google Play store, and users who have them installed may be hit with fraudulent premium-SMS charges.
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