A new variant of mobile malware dubbed “Agent Smith” has already infected 25 million devices, 15 million of which are in India.

Check Point researchers discovered the malware disguised as a Google-related application that leverages known Android exploits and automatically replaces installed apps with malicious imitations without users’ knowledge or interaction, according to a July 10 blog post.

The malware’s behavior is similar to the Gooligan, Hummingbad and CopyCat campaigns, the post added.

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