Tags mobile malware

BlackBerry Cylance: More and more APT groups are relying on mobile malware to track dissidents

by Shannon Vavra • 3 weeks ago

What has been used to track political dissidents inside certain countries is now being used on targets abroad, according to Cylance.

A Russian military contractor has a shady new Android malware kit

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 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 • 5 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 • 5 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 • 8 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 • 8 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.

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