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How to find and remove Agent Smith Malware which replacing all apps?

MALWARE|ALERT|AGENT SMITH|MALWARE ALERT: AGENT SMITH MALWARE TRICKISH  REPLACING YOUR ALL APPS



If an Android Device is owned by you, then it might be infected with a threatening malware called AGENT SMITH. Globally Agent Smith Malware has infected 25 million android devices, as it cannibalizes apps.
Researchers at Check Point Research dubbed the malware as "Agent Smith", it impersonates as Google official application to get implant into victim's device.

WHAT IS AGENT SMITH?

Agent Smith is a dodgy third-party app, it plasters fake ads to generate earnings, if it enters into your phone then it will spread to other apps too. This malware will imitate other apps maliciously.
Agent Smith could imitate apps like WhatsApp and can steal sensitive information like passwords and bank details.   

HOW TO BE FREE OF THIS MALWARE?

The foremost way is to prevent the malware, uninstall the affected apps, also delete the app database and then re-install the app from the trusted app store like G…