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New Android Banking Trojan ‘Revive’ Targeting Users of Spanish Financial Services

June 28, 2022

Via: The Hacker News

A previously unknown Android banking trojan has been discovered in the wild, targeting users of the Spanish financial services company BBVA. Said to be in its early stages of development, the malware — dubbed Revive by Italian cybersecurity firm Cleafy […]


Mobile, Mobile security

Overview of Top Mobile Security Threats in 2022

June 28, 2022

Via: The Hacker News

Your smartphone is your daily companion. The chances are that most of our activities rely on them, from ordering food to booking medical appointments. However, the threat landscape always reminds us how vulnerable smartphones can be. Consider the recent discovery […]


Mobile, Mobile security

Google Warns Spyware Being Deployed Against Android, iOS Users

June 24, 2022

Via: Threat Post

Google is warning victims in Kazakhstan and Italy that they are being targeted by Hermit, a sophisticated and modular spyware from Italian vendor RCS Labs that not only can steal data but also record and make calls. Researchers from Google […]


Mobile, Mobile security

BRATA Android Malware evolves and targets the UK, Spain, and Italy

June 20, 2022

Via: Security Affairs

The operators behind the BRATA Android malware have implemented more features to make their attacks stealthy. The malware was first spotted in 2019 by security experts at Kaspersky, the name BRAT comes from ‘Brazilian RAT Android,’ because at the time […]


Mobile, Threats & Malware, Vulnerabilities, Wireless security

Researcher Shows How Tesla Key Card Feature Can Be Abused to Steal Cars

June 13, 2022

Via: Security Week

The research was conducted by Martin Herfurt, an Austria-based member of the Trifinite research group, which focuses on Bluetooth security. Herfurt’s analysis targeted a change made by Tesla in August 2021 to key card access, removing the requirement for users […]


Mobile, Wireless security

You can now add Bluetooth to the list of privacy threats to be worried about

June 10, 2022

Via: TechRadar

Security experts have found a way to track people using the Bluetooth chips integrated into their mobile devices, and laptops, but it’s a lot harder than it sounds (and not quite effective, yet). Researchers at the University of California, San […]


Mobile, Mobile security, Threats & Malware, Vulnerabilities

Google Patches Critical Android Vulnerabilities With June 2022 Updates

June 7, 2022

Via: Security Week

The most severe of the flaws addressed with the June 2022 security updates, Google says, impacts the System component and could lead to remote code execution (RCE). Tracked as CVE-2022-20127, the vulnerability impacts Android versions 10, 11, 12, and 12L. […]


Mobile, Mobile security

Europol Announces Takedown of FluBot Mobile Spyware

June 1, 2022

Via: Security Week

Also referred to as Fedex Banker and Cabassous, the spyware has been around since late 2020, mainly focused on users in Europe, but with attacks also registered in the United States, Australia, Japan, New Zealand, and elsewhere. The threat spreads […]


Cyber-crime, Malware, Mobile, Mobile security

EnemyBot Malware Targets Web Servers, CMS Tools and Android OS

May 31, 2022

Via: Threat Post

A rapidly evolving IoT malware dubbed “EnemyBot” is targeting content management systems (CMS), web servers and Android devices. Threat actor group “Keksec” is believed behind the distribution of the malware, according to researchers. “Services such as VMware Workspace ONE, Adobe […]


Mobile, Mobile security

Latest Mobile Malware Report Suggests On-Device Fraud is on the Rise

May 31, 2022

Via: The Hacker News

An analysis of the mobile threat landscape in 2022 shows that Spain and Turkey are the most targeted countries for malware campaigns, even as a mix of new and existing banking trojans are increasingly targeting Android devices to conduct on-device […]