Cybercrime service bypasses Android security to install malware

November 6, 2023 at 07:10AM A new cybercrime operation called ‘SecuriDropper’ is using a technique to bypass Android’s ‘Restricted Settings’ feature and install malware on devices. This allows the malware to access Accessibility Services and obtain sensitive information. The bypass method involves using session-based installation API for malicious APK files. The security issue is still … Read more

SpyNote: Beware of This Android Trojan that Records Audio and Phone Calls

October 16, 2023 at 09:15AM The Android banking trojan, SpyNote, has been analyzed, revealing its various information-gathering capabilities. Spread through SMS phishing campaigns, the malware tricks victims into installing it by clicking on embedded links. It hides its presence on the device, seeks accessibility permissions, and can record audio, phone calls, and keystrokes. The malware … Read more