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Malware-infected game discovered on Google Play, up to 1 million users at risk

2015/09/22

Help Net Security - (International) Security researchers from Check Point discovered a new type of malware employing persistence and advanced detection evasion techniques, found packaged within the BrainTest Android game application. The malware can download and execute any code remotely and has infected about 200,000 - 1 million users.

Source: http://www.net-security.org/malware_news.php?id=3108

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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