Retail News

Fake retail apps flood Apple’s App Store

The New York Times (tiered sub.) 11/07/2016

Counterfeiters have added apps that purport to be from retailers including Dillard’s, Dollar Tree, Foot Locker, Nordstrom, Zappos and others, according to an investigative report by The New York Times. While many of these fakes are relatively harmless — triggering pop-up ads, for example — others may have more malevolent intentions such as gaining access to consumers’ credit card details.

 

MORE ON THIS STORY...

MORE RETAIL NEWS HEADLINES...

Discussions
Check out RetailWire's Engaging Online Discussions Featuring Our Exclusive Braintrust!