RedDrop is another in the long line of Android spyware apps. The malware has captured attention because of its ability to turn on microphones and exfiltrate sensitive data, but unfortunately that doesn’t make it unique. While there appears to be an elaborate network behind it, RedDrop is simply another Android spyware variant that utilizes well-known … Read More
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Zimperium Delivers First Mobile Security Solution Available On Any Cloud. Zimperium is proud to be the global leader in enterprise mobile security. We got there by one simple rule: listen to your customer. Our customers told us they didn’t want to be locked-in to any one cloud platform. They often rely on multiple cloud … Read More
Skygofree, another in the long line of Android based spyware, is being touted as one of the most advanced targeted surveillance tools ever seen on mobile devices. Skygofree is designed to enable surveillance and full device control by remote attackers. On unprotected mobile devices, Skygofree allows attackers to perform advanced attacks including location-based sound recording, … Read More
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
I don’t know about you, but the last couple weeks have been exceptionally busy for me using my mobile device while traveling. While I was on the road talking to folks from U.S. federal agencies, electric utilities, and financial firms, Gartner again highlighted the need for mobile security. New threats also appeared tied to Fake … Read More