Uninstall These 42 Chinese Spying Android Apps Now — Intelligence Bureau

As the part of national security, India’s internal intelligence agency — Intelligence Bureau (IB) warned soldiers to not to use some Chinese spying Android apps.

IB has released a list of 42 Chinese Android apps which includes some popular ones like — We chat, True caller, UC Browser and UC News — allegedly collecting vital information about the Indian security installations.

According to the report, the Intelligence Bureau in a 24 November advisory has directed the soldiers assigned on Line of Actual Control (LAC) to uninstall these Chinese spying Android apps from their smartphones and also format the device after uninstallation as it may compromise national security.

Chinese Spying Android Apps:

  1. Weibo
  2. WeChat
  3. ShareIt
  4. TrueCaller
  5. UC News
  6. UC Browser
  7. BeautyPlus
  8. NewsDog
  9. Viva Video – QU Video Inc.
  10. Parallel Space
  11. Apus Browser
  12. Perfect Corp
  13. Virus Cleaner – Hi Security Lab
  14. CM Browser
  15. Mi Community
  16. Mi Store
  17. Mi Video call
  18. Vault Hide – NQ Mobile Security
  19. YouCam Makeup
  20. CacheCleaner – DU Apps Studio
  21. DU Recorder
  22. DU Battery Saver
  23. DU Cleaner
  24. DU Privacy
  25. DU Browser
  26. 360 Security
  27. Clean Master – Cheetah Mobile
  28. Baidu Translate
  29. Baidu Map
  30. Wonder Camera – Baidu Inc
  31. ES File Explorer
  32. Photo Wonder
  33. QQ International
  34. QQ Music
  35. QQ Mail
  36. QQ Player
  37. QQ Newsfeed
  38. QQ Launcher
  39. QQ Security Center
  40. WeSync
  41. Selfie City
  42. Mail Master

Although, China spying on with their Android apps is not a new incident. Earlier, many reports came against UC Browser about its suspicious way of collecting data from users and transferred back it to China. Now the government also took the matter seriously and recommended the troops to avoid spying Chinese eyes by uninstalling these dangerous apps.

Just remember, unintentionally you may become a traitor to your country by using these apps because who knows without your knowledge, what data are transferring to China by these awful Chinese spying apps.

Sabarinath is the tech-savvy founder and Editor-in-Chief of TechLog360. With years of experience in the tech industry and a computer science background, he's an authority on the latest tech news, business insights, and app reviews. Trusted for his expertise and hands-on tips for Android and iOS users, Sabarinath leads TechLog360 with a commitment to accuracy and helpfulness. When not immersed in the digital world, he's exploring new gadgets or sharing knowledge with fellow tech enthusiasts.


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