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Java RAT UNRECOM mines for Litecoins, infects Android devices

2014/04/17

Softpedia - (International) Researchers at Trend Micro analyzed a new version of the UNRECOM remote access trojan (RAT) and found that it is being distributed via spam emails in order to compromise Android and other devices. The RAT contains the ability to take screenshots, mine for the Litecoin virtual currency, and can add additional plugins to itself, among other functions.

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Java-RAT-UNRECOM-Mines-for-Litecoins-Infects-Android-Devices-438191.shtml3

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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