Tags mobile malware

A Russian military contractor has a shady new Android malware kit

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

Discovered last year, the surveillance tool is still in active use, according to Lookout.

Android-based espionage campaign in the Middle East targets military data

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

Malware analyzed by Trend Micro sucks up a target phone’s call logs and records.

Google's Triada backdoor demonstrates vulnerabilities in the mobile supply chain

by Jeff Stone • 3 months ago

“The Triada case is a good example of how Android malware authors are becoming more adept," the company said.

Gustuff malware can steal from banking apps, then spread via contact lists

by Jeff Stone • 6 months ago

The hacking tool now is available for a monthly subscription of $800 on black market forums.

NSO Group spyware used to target widow of Mexican journalist, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 months ago

The text messages sent to the widow, who is also a journalist, were laced with exploits that would have turned her phone into a multifaceted surveillance device.

How sloppy OPSEC gave researchers an inside look at the exploit industry

by Greg Otto • 8 months ago

New information from Lookout has given the public unique insights into how nation-states buy and develop surveillance exploits.

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