Android Malware

FaceStealer for Android Hijacks Facebook Profiles screenshot

FaceStealer for Android Hijacks Facebook Profiles

Android users are threatened by all sorts of mobile malware that may try to steal their data, ramp up their phone bill, or hack into their user accounts. Today's topic is FaceStealer, a new piece of Android malware,... Read more

January 28, 2022
Cynos Android Malware Hosted on the Huawei AppGallery screenshot

Cynos Android Malware Hosted on the Huawei AppGallery

The Cynos Android Malware is a malicious implant, which is being spread through the use of fake app packages hosted on various services and sites. It appears that this particular iteration of the implant is relying on... Read more

November 30, 2021
PhoneSpy Malware Targets South Korea screenshot

PhoneSpy Malware Targets South Korea

The PhoneSpy Malware is an advanced spyware kit, which focuses on infecting Android mobile devices. So far, its creators have used over 20 fake applications to bring the malicious payload to victims. The fake APKs... Read more

November 11, 2021
AbstractEmu Malware Lurks on the Google Play Store screenshot

AbstractEmu Malware Lurks on the Google Play Store

The AbstractEmu Malware is a malicious Android implant whose presence on your device may go unnoticed. It can infect mobile devices running the Android operating system, and one of its surprising features is its... Read more

October 29, 2021
PixStealer Targets Customers of the Brazilian PagBank screenshot

PixStealer Targets Customers of the Brazilian PagBank

Nowadays, the banking industry is heavily digitalized, and this opens loads of new opportunities for cybercriminals. One region, in particular, is heavily affected by banking Trojans of all sorts – Latin America.... Read more

October 4, 2021
TangleBot Android Malware Uses COVID-themed Phishing screenshot

TangleBot Android Malware Uses COVID-themed Phishing

Android users in the United States and Canada have become the target of a new malware campaign. The criminals behind it use a threat called TangleBot. This is a new piece of Android malware, which packs a long list of... Read more

September 24, 2021
Dark Herring Malware Inflates Phone Bills of Android Users screenshot

Dark Herring Malware Inflates Phone Bills of Android Users

The security features of the Google Play Store have been breached once again. This time, malicious users were able to upload over 450 fake applications, which posed as various Android utilities – camera apps, photo... Read more

January 27, 2022
BrazKing Android Trojan Attacks Rampant in Latin America screenshot

BrazKing Android Trojan Attacks Rampant in Latin America

The BrazKing Android Malware is one of the dangerous banking Trojans to come out of Latin America and, in particular, Brazil. This threat was first seen months ago, and since then it has been actively targeting... Read more

November 18, 2021
MasterFred Android Malware Found on the Google Play Store screenshot

MasterFred Android Malware Found on the Google Play Store

Mobile devices are continuing to be one of the top targets of malware developers. The latest news informs users about a new piece of Android malware, which goes by the name MasterFred. The primary focus on this... Read more

November 11, 2021
Remove SAproduct screenshot

Remove SAproduct

The SAproduct is a software package which promises to enhance your system's security and help you dispose of intrusive malware. In reality, however, this program is far from the trustworthy app it presents itself as.... Read more

October 29, 2021
GriftHorse Android Trojan Subscribes you to Expensive Services screenshot

GriftHorse Android Trojan Subscribes you to Expensive Services

The GriftHorse Android Trojan is a threat, which has been active for over a year. Allegedly, it may have infected over 10,000,000 Android devices all over the world. The malware is being spread through fake... Read more

September 30, 2021
Fake Tax Refund App Delivers the Drinik Trojan to Indian Users screenshot

Fake Tax Refund App Delivers the Drinik Trojan to Indian Users

The Indian Computer Emergency Response Team, CERT-in, is reporting a new Android banking Trojan active in the region. The threat, dubbed Drinik, is actively targeting users in India. So far, cybersecurity researchers... Read more

September 24, 2021
Smishing Campaign Delivers TianySpy to Android and iOS Devices screenshot

Smishing Campaign Delivers TianySpy to Android and iOS Devices

The TianySpy Malware is a high-profile threat, which is likely to be developed and used by an elite Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) actor. One of the unique things about this mobile malware is that it does not target... Read more

January 27, 2022
SharkBot Android Trojan Preys on American and British Users screenshot

SharkBot Android Trojan Preys on American and British Users

Android devices have become a great target for cyberattacks. Many users rely on them to do their online banking, payments, and important communication. In the meantime, they are reluctant to work on enhancing their... Read more

November 17, 2021
FakeCop Android Malware Goes After Users in Japan screenshot

FakeCop Android Malware Goes After Users in Japan

The FakeCop Android Malware is a dangerous threat, which is currently targeting Android users in Japan. The implant is spread with the help of fake security applications that, in reality, try to hijack personal and... Read more

November 1, 2021
Hydra Android Trojan Chases CommerzBank Customers screenshot

Hydra Android Trojan Chases CommerzBank Customers

Hydra is the name of a new Android Banking Trojan, which appears to be currently active in Europe. A large fraction of the Hydra Android Trojan's attacks appear to be against clients of CommerzBank, one of the largest... Read more

October 4, 2021
ERMAC Android Banking Trojan - a New Payload by the Authors of BlackRock screenshot

ERMAC Android Banking Trojan - a New Payload by the Authors of BlackRock

The creators of the infamous BlackRock Android Malware appear to be behind a new project, which focuses on stealing financial data and banking credentials from its targets. The ERMAC Android Banking Trojan is a new... Read more

September 28, 2021
888 RAT Targets Kurd Groups, BladeHawk Hackers Run the Campaign screenshot

888 RAT Targets Kurd Groups, BladeHawk Hackers Run the Campaign

Kurdish ethnic groups are having their Android devices infected by what appears to be a new piece of Android malware. The threat, dubbed the 888 RAT, is used alongside SpyNote, another Remote Access Trojan (RAT) for... Read more

September 15, 2021