False version of popular cryptocurrency app makes its way onto iOS

Nicholas Fearn
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App is trading on an established brand name

Fake cryptocurrency management app dominates App Store

A dodgy app posing as MyEtherWallet.com - a popular service that lets you store ETH and other cryptocurrency coins - topped the iOS App Store charts over the weekend. According to a report by Te...

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