Wroba Mobile Banking Trojan Spreads to the U.S. via Texts

The Wroba mobile banking trojan has made a major pivot, targeting people in the U.S. for the first time.

According to researchers at Kaspersky, a wave of attacks are taking aim at U.S. Android and iPhone users in an effort that started on Thursday. The campaign uses text messages to spread, using fake notifications for “package deliveries” as a lure.

The message inside the SMS contains a link and reads, “Your parcel has been sent out. Please check and accept it,” noted researchers from Kaspersky, in an emailed alert on Friday.

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