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There has been report of a breach in the App Store which you don’t hear so often, various apps have been infected by malware. The program called XcodeGhost infected a number of apps on iPhones and iPads in China.

Apple have said that the infected apps have been removed, “We’ve removed the apps from the App Store that we know have been created with this counterfeit software,” Apple spokeswoman Christine Monaghan told Reuters.”We are working with the developers to make sure they’re using the proper version of Xcode to rebuild their apps.” Infected application s include Wechat, Didi Chuxing, IFlyTek input, Railway 12306 (the only official app used for buying train tickets in China.), The Kitchen, Card Safe, CITIC Bank move card space, China Unicom Mobile Office, High German map and more.

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