These are the top 25 infected apps with XcodeGhost malware

Apple has just announced the top 25 impacted apps from the XcodeGhost malware.

This is the larger security breach iOS has even seen with more than 340 apps and 500 million users affected. The good news are that the malware is not able to steal any personal information but that is still a concern.

The company has already removed affected apps from its App Store, and published a Q&A to help developers and users understand what XcodeGhost Malware is and where it came from.

Apple has also released the top 25 infected apps:

  • WeChat
  • DiDi Taxi
  • 58 Classified – Job, Used Cars, Rent
  • Gaode Map – Driving and Public Transportation
  • Railroad 12306
  • Flush
  • China Unicom Customer Service (Official Version)*
  • CarrotFantasy 2: Daily Battle*
  • Miraculous Warmth
  • Call Me MT 2 – Multi-server version
  • Angry Bird 2 – Yifeng Li’s Favorite*
  • Baidu Music – A Music Player that has Downloads, Ringtones, Music Videos, Radio, and Karaoke
  • DuoDuo Ringtone
  • NetEase Music – An Essential for Radio and Song Download
  • Foreign Harbor – The Hottest Platform for Oversea Shopping*
  • Battle of Freedom (The MOBA mobile game)
  • One Piece – Embark (Officially Authorized)*
  • Let’s Cook – Receipes [sic]
    Heroes of Order & Chaos – Multiplayer Online Game*
  • Dark Dawn – Under the Icing City (the first mobile game sponsored by Fan BingBing)*
  • I Like Being With You*
  • Himalaya FM (Audio Book Community)
  • CarrotFantasy*
  • Flush HD
  • Encounter – Local Chatting Tool

Apps that have an asterisk are currently unavailable from the App Store, and there is no update to install just yet. The rest of the apps do have an update that fixes the breach.



Tags iOS, XcodeGhost
Category Apple, Apps, iOS, News


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