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Rana Android Malware Updates Allow WhatsApp, Telegram IM Snooping

The developers behind the Android malware have a new variant that spies on instant messages in WhatsApp, Telegram, Skype and more. Researchers have discovered new samples of a previously discovered Android malware, which is believed to be linked to the APT39 Iranian cyberespionage threat group. The new variant comes with . . . Read more

‘Minecraft Mods’ Attack More Than 1 Million Android Devices

Fake Minecraft Modpacks on Google Play deliver millions of abusive ads and make normal phone use impossible. Scammers are taking advantage of the Minecraft sandbox video game’s wild success by developing Google Play apps which appear to be Minecraft modpacks, but instead deliver abusive ads, according to researchers. Since July, . . . Read more

Firestarter Android Malware Abuses Google Firebase Cloud Messaging

The DoNot APT threat group is leveraging the legitimate Google Firebase Cloud Messaging server as a command-and-control (C2) communication mechanism. An APT group is starting fires with a new Android malware loader, which uses a legitimate Google messaging service to bypass detection. The malware, dubbed “Firestarter,” is used by an APT . . . Read more

Android Spyware Variant Snoops on WhatsApp, Telegram Messages

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Android Malware Bypasses 2FA And Targets Telegram, Gmail Passwords

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Joker Spyware Plagues More Google Play Apps

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