Android Malware

Remove Sandro RAT screenshot

Remove Sandro RAT

Some malware families tend to be forgotten in time, but the Sandro RAT is not one of them. After it made its first appearance in 2014, it continues to be used to this very day. Its original developers are still... Read more

May 13, 2021
SmsSpy Android Malware Goes After Japan-based Users screenshot

SmsSpy Android Malware Goes After Japan-based Users

High-profile threat actors have been gradually paying more and more attention to mobile devices. One of the Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) actors specializing in attacks against Android mobile devices is Roaming... Read more

May 12, 2021
TeaBot Android Malware Focuses on Stealing Financial Data screenshot

TeaBot Android Malware Focuses on Stealing Financial Data

Android malware is becoming a more and more common occurrence since the majority of people are relying on their mobile devices for all kinds of payments, communication, and two-factor authentication. This gives... Read more

May 12, 2021
Anatsa Android Malware Uses Fake Delivery Notifications to Infect Victims screenshot

Anatsa Android Malware Uses Fake Delivery Notifications to Infect Victims

The Anatsa Malware is a banking Trojan targeting Android devices. It is believed to be linked to the criminals behind the Cabassous Malware, also called FluBot, but it is the more dangerous out of the two families.... Read more

May 12, 2021
Over 16,000 Emulated Mobile Devices Used to Steal Money From Bank Accounts screenshot

Over 16,000 Emulated Mobile Devices Used to Steal Money From Bank Accounts

Security researchers have recently discovered a large-scale campaign in which fraudsters managed to drain millions of dollars from victims' bank accounts. The discovery was made by IBM's IT security division called... Read more

January 25, 2021
The New Ghimob Trojan Can Spy on 153 Mobile Apps and Extract Passwords screenshot

The New Ghimob Trojan Can Spy on 153 Mobile Apps and Extract Passwords

A new, very dangerous banking Trojan has been discovered by security researchers. The threat nicknamed Ghimob targets mobile phones and tablets. Ghimob is a remote access Trojan that is believed to originate from... Read more

November 13, 2020
Mobile Malware Spreading Through COVID-19 Test SMS screenshot

Mobile Malware Spreading Through COVID-19 Test SMS

Cybercriminals are not letting go of the Covid-19 anxiety that is still gripping the world and are doing their best to abuse it. A brand new mobile scam that spreads malware has joined the dozens of Covid-themed... Read more

September 4, 2020
Meet BlackRock, the Malware That Can Steal Passwords and Credit Card Data From Hundreds of Android Apps screenshot

Meet BlackRock, the Malware That Can Steal Passwords and Credit Card Data From Hundreds of Android Apps

You may not be surprised that, like most things in the virtual world, malware constantly morphs and evolves. Hackers don't stop improving their malicious code, and sometimes, they copy features and modules from one or... Read more

July 20, 2020
Cookiethief Android Malware Employs Web Cookies to Hijack Facebook Accounts screenshot

Cookiethief Android Malware Employs Web Cookies to Hijack Facebook Accounts

When you get yourself a new phone, perhaps you think about what protective casing you should get. Or maybe you focus on setting up the new device and transferring data from the old one right away. Once you do that,... Read more

June 8, 2020
Malicious Android App Offering Coronavirus Safety Masks Acts as a Carrier for SMS Trojan screenshot

Malicious Android App Offering Coronavirus Safety Masks Acts as a Carrier for SMS Trojan

From the moment Coronavirus became a threat on a global scale, there's been an abundance of COVID-19-related scams. Malicious online maps that keep you up-to-date with the global situation, spam email campaigns... Read more

April 10, 2020
Coronavirus Scam Targets Phone Users with An Android App for Sextortion screenshot

Coronavirus Scam Targets Phone Users with An Android App for Sextortion

In these trying times, when the world is under a global threat from Coronavirus, and its strain COVID-19, cybercrooks see an opportunity for profit. While most people do their best to survive the pandemic, these... Read more

March 31, 2020
If a Bank Sends You Your Passwords via a Text Message, This Android Trojan Could Steal Them screenshot

If a Bank Sends You Your Passwords via a Text Message, This Android Trojan Could Steal Them

Do you still think that a successful malware operation depends on talented hackers creating a bespoke piece of malware that can keep security researchers and law enforcement agencies off the scent? You might want to... Read more

October 4, 2019
8 Android Security Tips That Will Help You Manage Your Own Security screenshot

8 Android Security Tips That Will Help You Manage Your Own Security

Android mobile phones and other devices are both well-known and popular among many users. In this blog post, we talk about Android security as well as provide security tips for Android users. We highly recommend... Read more

September 30, 2019
Dangerous Malware Came Pre-Installed on Android Phones, and No One Did Anything for Years screenshot

Dangerous Malware Came Pre-Installed on Android Phones, and No One Did Anything for Years

When you purchase a new smartphone, it always comes with plenty of apps pre-installed. These are meant to make your experience easy and fun from the get-go. Depending on the phone and the operating system running on... Read more

July 31, 2019
FaceApp Might Be Bad, but Fake Lookalikes Might Be Worse screenshot

FaceApp Might Be Bad, but Fake Lookalikes Might Be Worse

If you do not know what FaceApp is, you must have been on a social media detox lately because this app has been shoved down our throats via Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, all imaginable online news outlets (from The... Read more

July 29, 2019
Meet Monokle, an Android Malware Family Capable of Stealing and Changing Passwords screenshot

Meet Monokle, an Android Malware Family Capable of Stealing and Changing Passwords

Special Technology Center (STC) is a software development company based in Saint Petersburg, Russia, and the American Government hasn't been particularly happy with it. In 2016, Barack Obama imposed sanctions on STC... Read more

July 29, 2019
Do Not Fall for Fake Instagram Helper Apps That Can Steal Your Password screenshot

Do Not Fall for Fake Instagram Helper Apps That Can Steal Your Password

Why are social networks so successful? Well, in short, they are thriving because people spend quite a lot of time using them. And people do this because they're interested in what the rest of the world thinks about... Read more

April 16, 2019
How to Protect Your Mobile Data and Privacy from Cyber Threats in 2019 screenshot

How to Protect Your Mobile Data and Privacy from Cyber Threats in 2019

Every single day brings us new advancements in technology and science. And with that technology controls our lives more and more. Tech brings us a lot of benefits in virtually every part of our lives but it has its... Read more

April 5, 2019