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Verified Play Store apps found to be spreading MKero malware

2015/09/08

SC Magazine - (International) Security researchers from Bitdefender discovered malware dubbed MKero present in at least seven Google Play Store apps that uses a CAPTCHA translation service that evades detection to automatically sign users up for a premium short message service (SMS).

Source: http://www.scmagazine.com/bitdefender-details-new-android-malware/article/437384/

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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