Man-in-the-Disk Attack Lets Hackers Bypass Android App Sandbox Security

Man-in-the-Disk Attack Lets Hackers Bypass Android App Sandbox Security

Researchers have devised a new attack technique that takes advantage of how apps use the external storage of Android devices to store files to bypass security restrictions. Under the Android security model each ...
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A week in security (July 9 – July 15)

A roundup of the security news from July 9 - July 15, including sextortion, Spectre, cryptomining, mobile malware, ICO scams and more. Categories: Security world Week in security Tags: ad blockersandroid malwarecrypto ...

A week in security (June 18 – June 24)

A roundup of security news from June 18 – 24 that includes the SamSam ransomware, DNS rebinding, a World Cup phishing campaign, and lots and lots of Android malware. Categories: Security world ...
Cisco Patches Critical Flaws in Switch and Firewall OS

Cisco Patches Critical Flaws in Switch and Firewall OS

Cisco Systems patched another series of critical flaws this week, this time in its FXOS and NX-OS operating systems, which are used by switches, firewalls, security appliances and unified computing systems. The ...
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Red Alert 2.0 Android Trojan Offered on The Hacker Markets

Security experts have discovered that a new threat has appeared on the hacker underground markets called the Red Alert 2.0 Android Trojan. It is an updated version of a previous virus made ...
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HeroRat Trojan Uses Protocol from Telegram to Communicate

HeroRat is the newest Trojan threat that appears to use the Telegram protocols in order to set up a secure connection to the hacker-controlled servers. The discovery was made due to its ...
Multipurpose Trojan MysteryBot Targets Android Devices

Multipurpose Trojan MysteryBot Targets Android Devices

Cybercriminals have a new Android malware program in their toolbox called MysteryBot that can serve multiple purposes: banking Trojan, keylogger and ransomware. The Trojan was identified by researchers from threat intelligence firm ...
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Android Users Beware: MysteryBot Trojan Can Encrypt Your Files

Security researchers have spotted another dangerous threat that is being targeted at mobile users. The MysteryBot Android Trojan is the latest offensive tactic against mobile devices as it is being launched on ...
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Cosiloon Android Virus Discovered in at Least 140 Cheap Devices

Security experts discovered a dangerous malicious instance in Android devices. Yesterday one of the major anti-virus vendors announced that they have found that over 140 cheap Android devices that are being sold ...
Mobile Surveillance Malware Found on Google Play

Mobile Surveillance Malware Found on Google Play

Researchers have found sophisticated Android mobile surveillance programs created by cyberespionage groups on Google’s official Play store. Such malware is generally distributed in targeted attacks by tricking victims into downloading and installing ...
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