Google Takes Legal Action Against Alleged Crypto Scammers for Uploading Fraudulent Apps

Google Takes Legal Action Against Alleged Crypto Scammers for Uploading Fraudulent Apps


Google is suing a group of alleged scammers who are said to have uploaded fraudulent apps to Google Play. Victims were lured to download the apps with promises of high returns that the lawsuit described as “illusory.” A Google spokesperson described the lawsuit as a “unique opportunity” to set a precedent for how to deal with bad actors.

Google filed a lawsuit against alleged crypto scammers claiming they uploaded fraudulent investment apps to Google Play.

The lawsuit filed Thursday in the Southern District of New York alleges that Yunfeng Sun and Hongnam Cheung committed hundreds of acts of wire fraud, “causing harm

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