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FireEye intern VXer pleads guilty for Darkode droid RAT ruse

2015/08/27

The Register - (International) A former FireEye intern from Pittsburgh pleaded guilty to creating and selling the Dendroid remote access trojan (RAT) for Android phones on the Darkode hacker forums. Denroid was capable of infecting about 1,500 phones for each buyer, while it is unknown how many copies the suspect sold.

Source: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/08/27/fireeye_intern_vxer_pleads_guilty_for_darkode_droid_rat_ruse/

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