stop malware virus attack using ‘panic button’ with android 7.1 nougat

stop malware virus attack using ‘panic button’ with Android 7.1 nougat

  • It’s designed to stop malware virus attack
  • The feature was introduced to Android’s 7.1 Nougat 
  • If an app tries to stop the user from exiting it, tapping ‘back’ button four times in a row will allow the user to escape it and return to their home screen  

Malware, the dangerous virus in the world. It can take the form of executable code, scripts, active content, and other software. Malware is defined by its malicious intent, acting against the requirements of the computer user – and so does not include software that causes unintentional harm due to some deficiency. The malware virus attack can be in different forms as we said above.

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malware vs virus both are different we thought but there is only one result that is hacking. Recently ransomware virus attacked multinational companies and hacked their entire data. According to the experts in future, more dangerous viruses have to be faced by top companies.

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Generally, viruses are entering through adds which are allowing by the applications. When a person using a particular app adds are shown between usage of the app.basically it’s  an earning route for app publisher.

Some apps are shown with skip option and some are not it depends upon advertiser. So adds which are automatically opens and popping up for clicks they are indicated as a virus. sometimes adds don’t allow you to go back to the home page it blocks the user on the popup page.

So now Android introducing the panic button to kill the virus with tapping 4 times on back button.

stop malware virus attack using ‘Panic Button’

Andriod introduces a panic button to stop dangerous virus to the Android devices. This feature that returns the user to their home screen if the ‘back’ button is tapped multiple times in a row.

This feature launched by Android’s 7.1 Nougat operating system. they main aim to stop malicious applications from taking over a user’s screen.

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