Roaming Mantis implements new DNS changer in its malicious mobile app in 2022

Roaming Mantis (a.k.a Shaoye) is well-known as a long-term cyberattack campaign that uses malicious Android package (APK) files to control infected Android devices and steal device information; it also uses phishing pages to steal user credentials, with a strong financial Read More …

Now this password-stealing Android malware wants to grab your bank details too

A prolific and powerful form of Android malware has switched its attention to online banking applications, using abilities including keylogging to steal usernames and passwords for bank accounts, social media profiles and more. Detailed by researchers at cybersecurity company ThreatFabric, Read More …

Godfather: A banking Trojan that is impossible to refuse

The Android banking Trojan Godfather is currently being utilized by cybercriminals to attack users of popular financial services across the globe. Godfather is designed to allow threat actors to harvest login credentials for banking applications and other financial services, and Read More …

Google warns stolen Android keys used to sign info-stealing malware

Compromised Android platform certificate keys from device makers including Samsung, LG and Mediatek are being used to sign malware and deploy spyware, among other software nasties. Googler Łukasz Siewierski found and reported the security issue and it’s a doozy that Read More …

Android malware: A million people downloaded these malicious apps before they were finally removed from Google Play

Google has removed a series of apps downloaded by over a million Android users from the Google Play Store that infected smartphones with malware and bombarded devices with malicious pop-up ads. The malware has been detailed by cybersecurity researchers at Read More …

New Android malware ‘RatMilad’ can steal your data, record audio

A new Android spyware named ‘RatMilad’ was discovered targeting mobile devices in the Middle East, used to spy on victims and steal data. The RatMilad spyware was discovered by mobile security firm Zimperium who warned that the malware could be Read More …

Rewards plus: Fake mobile banking rewards apps lure users to install info-stealing RAT on Android devices

Microsoft analysis of a recent version of a previously reported info-stealing Android malware, delivered through an ongoing SMS campaign, demonstrates the continuous evolution of mobile threats. Masquerading as a banking rewards app, this new version has additional remote access trojan Read More …