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Android ransomware locks up devices, has additional features

2015/08/13

SC Magazine - (International) Security researchers from Fortinet reported that the recently observed Android ransomware "Android/Locker.CB!tr" utilizes an FBI warning containing the user's picture and Internet Protocol (IP) address, and can send and intercept short message service (SMS) messages as well as access the device's contact list.

Source: http://www.scmagazine.com/android-ransomware-locks-up-devices-has-additional-features/article/432651/

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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