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Threat Research

The Curious Case of an Unknown Trojan Targeting German-Speaking Users

Last week, an unidentified malware (with SHA-256 171693ab13668c6004a1e08b83c9877a55f150aaa6d8a624c3f8ffc712b22f0b) was discovered and circulated on Twitter by researcher @JAMES_MHT. Many researchers - including us - were unable to identify the malware so we decided to dig a bit further. In this post, we will share our findings about this malware: its targets, technical analysis, the related attacks and the threat actor behind it. Targets One of the first things we wanted to know is if this malware has a specific target--thanks to researcher...

By Floser Bacurio and Roland Dela Paz June 21, 2016

Threat Research

Fake Android Flash Player Hits Global Financial Institutions

Mobile banking is a convenient way for users to complete transactions anywhere and anytime. KPMG predicts that the mobile banking user base will grow to 1.8 billion by 2019. And, when money is involved, the bad guys always find creative ways to steal it. Now they are increasingly doing so on the Android platform in the same way they did for online banking on PCs.  In the beginning of December, the Association of Banks in Singapore (ABS) released an advisory on mobile banking malware infecting Android smartphones and the substantial...

By Floser Bacurio December 09, 2015