Posts in "Financial Services"

Zimperium Webinar: Real World Examples of Defending Against Mobile Threats at Two International Financial Services Firms

Webinar reveals how financial services firms can protect customers with mobile threat defense. Zimperium is providing customers, media and the general public with a live webinar in which they will learn about the threats two of Zimperium’s international banking customers encountered. The webinar will review how those threats, if gone undetected, can access highly sensitive … Read More

BankBot & Friends: Phishing Mobile Customers Like You Soon

Back in April of 2017, researchers discovered a new form of Android-targeting malware using fake overlay screens to mimic existing banking apps and steal user credentials. Distributed as benign apps in Google Play, BankBot-infected apps were posing as 20 entertainment and mobile banking apps. This first version of BankBot targeted a small number of institutions. In October … Read More

Financial Industry Mobile Threats: How Banking Opportunity Meets Attack Liability

Financial companies see mobility as a competitive frontier for their business, and rightfully so. A superior mobile experience now does more to differentiate a bank than 1000 physical branches. As we’ve said before, killer banking apps are valuable assets to financial institutions, as customers expect to handle almost every aspect of managing money on the … Read More