Researchers at CheckPoint said that over half of all Android handsets are vulnerable to a over-the-air (OTA) SMS phishing attack that could allow an attacker to route all internet traffic through a rogue proxy that can sniff traffic and steal information about (for example) email accounts and directory servers for synchronizing contacts and calendars.
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According to a research published by Symantec, on Android systems attackers can manipulate media files transferred by users through the WhatsApp and Telegram messaging applications due to the way the Android operating system allows apps to access files in external storage.
Malware researchers from Kaspersky have discovered new and improved versions of the FinFisher spyware, able o infect both Android and iOS devices. According to the experts, the new versions have been active at least since 2018, one of the samples analyzed was used last month in Myanmar, where local government is accused of violating human […]
According to security firm Check Point, a newly discovered Android malware that replaces portions of apps with its own code has infected more than 25 million devices.