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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Threat Research Blog
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.
August 26, 2015 5:20 PM By Alessandro Reina, Stefano Bianchi Mazzone, Mattia Pagnozzi | Mobile Threats, Threat Research
You closed that app, but it still may be working somewhere behind the scenes to infect your mobile device.
March 17, 2015 1:15 PM By Yulong Zhang, Zhaofeng Chen, Hui Xue, Tao Wei | Threat Research
In this blog, we examine iOS and Android apps for their security status against FREAK attacks as clients.Read more...
February 27, 2015 3:45 PM By Jason Steer | Threat Research
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.
April 22, 2014 9:00 PM By Yulong Zhang, Hui Xue, Tao Wei | Threat Research