Apple Appstore Infected

The Apple Appstore in China was infected by a development programming tool dubbed “Xcodeghost”. The malicious program installs a backdoor when programmers use it compile applications. Below is the list of top 25 apps affected. It should be noted this list is not all inclusive and affected apps are being discovered.

• WeChat
• DiDi Taxi
• 58 Classified – Job, Used Cars, Rent
• Gaode Map – Driving and Public Transportation
• Railroad 12306
• Flush
• China Unicom Customer Service (Official Version)*
• CarrotFantasy 2: Daily Battle*
• Miraculous Warmth
• Call Me MT 2 – Multi-server version
• Angry Bird 2 – Yifeng Li’s Favorite*
• Baidu Music – A Music Player that has Downloads, Ringtones, Music Videos, Radio, and Karaoke
• DuoDuo Ringtone
• NetEase Music – An Essential for Radio and Song Download
• Foreign Harbor – The Hottest Platform for Oversea Shopping*
• Battle of Freedom (The MOBA mobile game)
• One Piece – Embark (Officially Authorized)*
• Let’s Cook – Receipes [sic]
Heroes of Order & Chaos – Multiplayer Online Game*
• Dark Dawn – Under the Icing City (the first mobile game sponsored by Fan BingBing)*
• I Like Being With You*
• Himalaya FM (Audio Book Community)
• CarrotFantasy*
• Flush HD
• Encounter – Local Chatting Tool

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