Cyber-thieves are using games including Angry Birds to turn Android phones into spam-sending drones. Read More ..
Phones have been infected with spam-forwarding software that hid inside free versions of popular Android games.
Once installed, the booby-trapped app contacts a web server for a list of phone numbers then starts sending junk text messages to them.
Angry Birds Space, Need for Speed Most Wanted and many other games have been used in the attack.