The most sophisticated Android Trojan

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  1. BoerenkoolMetWorst

    BoerenkoolMetWorst Registered Member

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    New trojan using multiple vulnerabilities and is hard to analyze, detect and remove:
    http://www.securelist.com/en/blog/8106/The_most_sophisticated_Android_Trojan
     
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  3. BoerenkoolMetWorst

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    Whoops, thanks :)
     
  4. Noob

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    Interesting.
     
  5. siljaline

    siljaline Former Poster

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    Comodo has released it's security app for adroiod yes..? How does it fair with this sophisticated one..?
     
  7. TheKid7

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    Android super-malware discovered – Is Google’s platform in peril?
    http://www.extremetech.com/mobile/157657-android-super-malware-discovered
     
  8. x942

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    This is just normal malware. Only thing it does different is hides itself from the admin screen. Don't install it or give admin permissions and you are fine. Some sensationalism here.
     
  9. siljaline

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    Other than Mobile phones being tracking devices, it's best to have an AV Mobile solution installed. Mobile malware is a insidious as malware of any other sort.

    See thread: Is antivirus protection for a smartphone really necessary?
    https://www.wilderssecurity.com/showthread.php?t=348344

     
  10. TheKid7

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    "Sophisticated Android Trojan" identified:
    http://www.h-online.com/security/news/item/Sophisticated-Android-Trojan-identified-1885824.html
     
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