Beware of This Android Malware That Spreads Through WhatsApp

A new malware has been discovered on Android spreading fast through WhatsApp messages to other contacts in order to expand what appears to be an adware campaign.

Android malware
“This malware spreads via victim’s WhatsApp by automatically replying to any received WhatsApp message notification with a link to [a] malicious Huawei Mobile app,” ESET researcher

The link to the fake Huawei Mobile app, upon clicking, redirects users to a lookalike Google Play Store website.