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Mobile users targeted with SandroRat posing as security software

2014/08/05

Securityweek - (International) Researchers with McAfee identified a campaign targeting Android users in Europe which disguises the SandroRat malware as a Kaspersky mobile security app to trick users into installing it. The malware is spread via text messages and emails and purports to be from a bank as a means of enhancing mobile security.

Source: http://www.securityweek.com/mobile-users-targeted-sandrorat-posing-security-software

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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