Jump to content

Komoot was falsely flagged as malware


TobiasBoehm
 Share

Recommended Posts

  • Staff

Hi Tobias,

I pulled your app from the Google Play store, and just as you found in trying to reconstruct the case there was no detection found.

Most likely your app was pulled from the Google Play store, decompiled, had malicious/unwanted code added to it, recompiled, and put on a third party site for unsuspecting users to download/install.  Most likely what's being detected is the added malicious/unwanted code.  If you could get more details such as getting the exact app being detected, and what it is being detected as I could give you more information.

This method is pretty commonly used by scammers, and they target popular apps such as yours.

By the way, as a top level mountain bike endurance athlete based in Colorado I'm excited to try out your app for myself.  Looks pretty cool.

Nathan

Mobile Researcher

Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
 Share

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    • No registered users viewing this page.
Back to top
×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

This site uses cookies - We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.