Smishing (SMS phishing) offers a unique vector to infect mobile users. FireEye Labs recently discovered a RuMMS campaign, which threat actors are using to distribute their malware. They are using shared-hosting providers, which adds flexibility to the threat actor’s campaign and makes it harder for defending parties to track these moving targets.Read more...
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FireEye posts blog entries under threat research to present and discuss cyber attacks and threat intelligence from a technical perspective. These blog posts cover everything from exploits and vulnerabilities, to advanced malware and targeted attacks.
October 7, 2015 8:00 AM By Yulong Zhang | Mobile Threats
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...
February 27, 2015 3:45 PM By Jason Steer
The FireEye mobile threat report is an assessment of more than 7 million mobile apps on both the Android and Apple platforms. The report discusses the vulnerabilities found and how security managers can address the risks they pose.
September 3, 2014 10:05 AM By Hitesh Dharmdasani | Mobile Threats
August 12, 2014 5:00 PM By Jinjian Zhai, Jimmy Su, Tao Wei | Mobile Threats