Fleeceware is weird, because nothing looks malicious in the source code of these applications, but they can still be used to cash out users with unclear high-cost ways.
Facts: The Internet and unpredictable dangers
Downloading mobile apps from official stores such as Google Play and the Apple App Store is considered safer, but even then there's the risk of malicious apps sneaking in.
You may have heard about spyware (spyware), adware (adware) and malware (malware), but now there is one type of application to be careful about: fleeceware.
Fleeceware is weird, because it doesn't appear malicious in the code of these applications. They do not steal your data or attempt to gain control of your device, which is unlike malware that Google and Apple inspection processes process.