FireEye Labs mobile researchers discovered another malicious adware family quickly spreading worldwide that allows for complete takeover of a user’s Android device. This attack might also originate from China. We named this family Kemoge due to its command and control (CnC) domain:aps.kemoge.net.Read more...
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The FireEye Labs team posts blog entries under threat research to present and discuss cyber attacks and threat intelligence from a technical perspective. They cover the full spectrum of exploits and vulnerabilities, including advanced malware and targeted threats.
September 22, 2015 9:36 PM By Yulong Zhang, Zhaofeng Chen, Yong Kang | Vulnerabilities, Threat Research
A new malicious campaign lets attackers take total control over Android users' devices. The attackers appear to be based in China.
June 30, 2015 10:00 AM By Zhaofeng Chen, Yulong Zhang, Hui Xue, Tao Wei, Fireeye Inc. | Vulnerabilities, Threat Research
Learn about three variants of the Masque Attack that exist despite Apple's fix/partial fix of the vulnerabilities on iOS 8.1.3.Read more...
April 9, 2015 8:00 AM By Tao Wei, Yulong Zhang, Zhaofeng Chen, Hui Xue | Mobile Threats, Vulnerabilities, Threat Research
If two apps register the same URL scheme in iOS, one app can hijack the other due to iOS design. This blog takes a look at that scenario and its potential dangers.
April 8, 2015 12:30 PM By Zhaofeng Chen, Yulong Zhang, Hui Xue, Tao Wei | Threat Research
Phantom vulnerability (CVE-2015-1118) leads to multiple UAF issues in libsystem_network.dylib and puts the system into a coma state. In this blog we describe the causes, the symptoms and the solutions of Phantom attacks to protect users from such a threat.Read more...