Friday, July 6, 2012

Trojan software, was for sale in Apple AppStore, was available in Google Play... one of many!

(SACNS)



Trojan software, was for sale in Apple AppStore, was available in Google Play... one of many!

SACNS reported on the LinkedIn App, illegally gathering Apple IPhone data, including corporate espionage targets. Kasperski calls this, new instance, with a separate application run by an Asian firm, the first time such type of weakness, allowing for the gathering of private data secured on smart devices, to be harvested: was exploited for malicious uses, in the form of a spam campaign. Recently, Microsoft, also discovered Android SpamBot networks, sending emails illicitly from Android devices. There are no reports of Blackberry weaknesses.

'Kaspersky Lab shared Eugene Kaspersky's photo.
Guess what is this? This is a iOS/Android cross-platform Trojan that downloads contacts from your smartphone and then sends them spam SMS. Amazingly, the Trojan is still on Apple AppStore and Google Play. More details:

http://www.securelist.com/en/blog/208193641/Find_and_Call_Leak_and_Spam '
Find and Call: Leak and Spam »
Yesterday we were contacted by our partner MegaFon, one of the major mobile carriers in Russia. They notified us about a suspicious application, which was found in both the Apple App Store and Google ...

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