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Banking Trojan, Gugi, evolves to bypass Android 6 protection

Almost every Android OS update includes new security features designed to make cybercriminals’ life harder. And, of course, the cybercriminals always try to bypass them. We have found a new modification of the mobile banking Trojan, Trojan-Banker.AndroidOS.Gugi.c that can bypass two new security features added in Android 6: permission-based app overlays and a dynamic permission […]

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Mobile Menace Monday: Pokemon NO NO

Mobile Menace Monday is a bi-monthly entry to the Malwarebytes Labs wherein our Android OS security experts highlight the specific dangers of certain apps for today’s adaptable and heavily connected users. Expect mentions of bad apps, feedback to Android news, and some practical mobile security wisdom. To nobody’s surprise, a new mobile Trojan has been […]

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iPad error? Windows fakeout

This “You have a virus” page caught my eye today, drawing as it does on multiple tech sources to try (and sort of fail) to convince you that a device is in serious trouble. The bogus error site is located at ipad-error-9023(dot)com Given the URL, you’d expect to see some sort of iPad related shenanigans taking […]