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New Android malware Krysanec infects legitimate apps

2014/08/12

Softpedia - (International) Researchers at ESET identified a new remote access trojan (RAT) for Android devices known as Krysanec that is integrated into legitimate apps and can allow attackers to remotely control various device functions and steal information. The malware is being spread through several methods, including social networks and pirated content Web sites.

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/New-Android-Malware-Krysanec-Takes-Photos-Records-Audio-454754.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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