A week in security (May 10 – 16)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 17 May 2021 09:47:49 +0000

A roundup of the previous week’s most interesting secrurity stories alongside the very best of our own research, from May 10 – 16.

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Fake Android and iOS apps disguise as trading and cryptocurrency apps

Credit to Author: Szabolcs Lévai| Date: Wed, 12 May 2021 12:30:50 +0000

Recently, we were tipped off to a fraudulent mobile trading application that masqueraded as one tied to a well-known Asia-based trading company. As we investigated, we uncovered several other counterfeit versions of popular cryptocurrency trading, stock trading and banking apps on iOS and Android, all designed to steal from those fooled into using them. These [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/WTLV0EipD4w” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Alert! Wormable Android malware is spreading through social media applications

Credit to Author: Digvijay Mane| Date: Fri, 30 Apr 2021 14:37:41 +0000

Autoreply is a convenient feature through which users can send a custom message as an automatic reply for…

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Who is to blame for the malicious Barcode Scanner that got on the Google Play store?

Credit to Author: Nathan Collier| Date: Fri, 12 Feb 2021 22:48:53 +0000

LavaBird claims it was not them who is responsible for uploading malicious versions of Barcode Scanner, but an account named The space team.

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Barcode Scanner app on Google Play infects 10 million users with one update

Credit to Author: Nathan Collier| Date: Fri, 05 Feb 2021 20:06:29 +0000

In a single update, a popular barcode scanner app that had been on Google Play for years turned into malware.

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A week in security (November 9 – November 15)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 16 Nov 2020 17:35:25 +0000

In this week in security (November 9 – November 15), we look at RegretLocker, the future of IoT cybersecurity, and far more.

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A week in security (July 20 – 26)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 27 Jul 2020 15:30:00 +0000

A roundup of cybersecurity news from July 20 – 26, including Deepfakes, Bluetooth technology, and APT groups.

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