Play Store has such an infestation of bad actors that Google had to partner with a few mobile security firms to help find and bounce them out of their digital saloon. Why? Malicious Android apps threaten to overrun good apps and stain an already besmirched Play Store reputation.
What if Apple did it, too?
First, I would be surprised. Second, I would be disappointed. Third, I would worry more about which apps I download and subscribe to and start looking at Certified Good Guy lists online instead of, well, taking a chance without some measure of verification.