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Koler Android ransomware targets users in 31 countries

2014/05/08

Softpedia - (International) Bitdefender researchers identified a new piece of ransomware dubbed Android.Trojan.Koler.A that is served either through a fake Android app or the Angler exploit kit. The ransomware targets users in 31 countries and displays fake law enforcement messages matched to the country when demanding a ransom.

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Koler-Android-Ransomware-Targets-Users-in-31-Countries-441107.shtml

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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