Device Spoofing: What It Is & How To Prevent It

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The app industry is experiencing rapid global growth, with a staggering 5.5 million apps available on the Apple and Google Play stores and a total of 299 billion downloads in 2023, according to Statista. 

What's also on the rise is the global consumer spending on apps, projected to reach USD 270 billion by 2025. However, a cautionary note is warranted: where there is money, there is also the risk of fraud. 

Fraudsters employ various techniques and malicious tools to exploit legitimate apps, deceive users, and obtain financial benefits within this ecosystem. One of the practices used to successfully carry out their attacks is device spoofing.