Android Malware

DawDropper Mobile Malware Delivers Banking Trojans screenshot

DawDropper Mobile Malware Delivers Banking Trojans

DawDropper is a newly discovered mobile malware threat that targets Android devices. The malware, as the name suggests, functions as a dropper. Droppers are an intermediary type of malicious tool. They sometimes do... Read more

August 2, 2022
What Does The Revive Banking Trojan Do On Your Android Device? screenshot

What Does The Revive Banking Trojan Do On Your Android Device?

Revive is the name of a new banking trojan malicious application that is used to target customers of Spanish banking institutions. The malware is used for account theft and stealing login credentials. Revive is... Read more

June 28, 2022
Hydra Banking Trojan screenshot

Hydra Banking Trojan

Hydra is the name of a newly discovered strain of banking trojan malware that was distributed for a time on the Google Play Store, disguised as a "document manager" app. The Hydra trojan has now been taken down from... Read more

June 16, 2022
SMSFactory Android Trojan Racks Up Phone Bills screenshot

SMSFactory Android Trojan Racks Up Phone Bills

An ongoing malicious campaign was tracked by security researchers. The new malware campaign pushes the SMSFactory trojan that affects Android devices. The mobile malware targets victims according to geolocation,... Read more

June 6, 2022
Open-Source L3MON RAT Goes After Android Users screenshot

Open-Source L3MON RAT Goes After Android Users

L3MON RAT is an open-source piece of malware that is meant to run on Android devices. The payload being publicly available means that any cybercriminal can compile and start using it to infect Android devices... Read more

April 22, 2022
Fake Antivirus Apps Used to Spread Sharkbot Mobile Malware screenshot

Fake Antivirus Apps Used to Spread Sharkbot Mobile Malware

Sharkbot, a type of banking malware, was discovered on the Google Play Store and subsequently taken down. The malware was hiding in apps designed to look like mobile antivirus and security solutions. A group of... Read more

April 8, 2022
AIVARAT Mobile Malware screenshot

AIVARAT Mobile Malware

AIVARAT is the name of a newly detected strain of mobile malware. The new threat is a remote access trojan or a RAT, as the name implies. The capabilities of the new malware are considerable. AIVARAT can scrape and... Read more

July 15, 2022
BRATA Malware Keeps Evolving screenshot

BRATA Malware Keeps Evolving

BRATA is the name of a banking malware targeting Android devices. Security researchers with Cleafy have picked apart the newest versions of the malware and are seeing signs that the group behind BRATA is starting to... Read more

June 20, 2022
Exobot Android Malware screenshot

Exobot Android Malware

Exobot is the name of a newly discovered piece of malware that targets Android devices and exhibits features characteristic of infostealers, banking trojans, and botnets. Android malware is commonly focused on... Read more

June 13, 2022
ERMAC 2.0 Android Trojan screenshot

ERMAC 2.0 Android Trojan

ERMAC 2.0 is the name of a piece of mobile malware affecting Android devices. ERMAC 2.0 is an Android banking trojan and seems to be primarily targeting European users. The malware is being sold on the dark web, at a... Read more

May 25, 2022
SMSControllo Malware Targets Android Devices in Italy screenshot

SMSControllo Malware Targets Android Devices in Italy

Cybercriminals have unleashed a new piece of Android Malware whose attacks are currently focused on Italian users. The threat, dubbed the SMSControllo Malware, is able to infect modern Android devices, and then work... Read more

April 20, 2022
Malicious Android Apps Clone Real Services and Apps to Steal Banking Info screenshot

Malicious Android Apps Clone Real Services and Apps to Steal Banking Info

The start of 2022 has been rife with news about mobile malware. In yet another case of security researchers intercepting Android-based malware, a team with ESET detected a campaign that was spoofing legitimate apps on... Read more

April 7, 2022
Is Hermit Mobile Malware On Your Android Device? screenshot

Is Hermit Mobile Malware On Your Android Device?

Google's Threat Analysis Group published their findings on a new campaign leveraging the Hermit mobile malware. Hermit is a piece of mobile malware with significant spying capabilities that was previously associated... Read more

June 28, 2022
MaliBot Android Malware screenshot

MaliBot Android Malware

Security researchers have recently discovered a new banking-oriented malware that affects Android devices. The new strain is called MaliBot and is targeting customers of Spanish and Italian banks. Like most banking... Read more

June 17, 2022
BianLian Android Banking Trojan screenshot

BianLian Android Banking Trojan

BianLian is the name of a banking trojan malware that targets Android devices. The malware has been around for a while and has received a number of updates and upgrades to its malicious capabilities. The malware has... Read more

June 10, 2022
Predator Mobile Malware Targets Android Phones screenshot

Predator Mobile Malware Targets Android Phones

Security researchers with Google's Threat Analysis Group (TAG) have recently published detailed information on a piece of mobile malware affecting Android devices. The mobile malware is named PEDATOR and was used in... Read more

May 20, 2022
Octo Banking Trojan Lurks on the Google Play Store screenshot

Octo Banking Trojan Lurks on the Google Play Store

Cybercriminals have once again managed to penetrate the security features of the Google Play Store, and upload malicious software there. A new malware campaign has been identified, and the payload it delivers is the... Read more

April 11, 2022
Hydra Underground Web Marketplace Torn Down by Authorities screenshot

Hydra Underground Web Marketplace Torn Down by Authorities

In a joint operation of the US Department of Justice and the German Federal Criminal Police Office, the popular dark web marketplace known as Hydra has been taken down and dismantled completely. Both US and German... Read more

April 6, 2022