Posts Tagged ‘Android’

Download Google Play application Without an Account

Installing application on your smartphone or tablet may contain a security risk. The idea that we have several sources for applications and this allow attacker to create fake packages that can be used to infect victim devices. Google play can be used to download required application but you will need to create an account in [...]

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Dendroid a Spy Tool with Advanced Features

Security researchers reported a new malicious application that is targeting smartphone devices and called Dendroid. the malware is a remote access toolkit that allows attacker to have a full access on compromised system. Android.Dendoroid application is distributed in the underground market for only 300$. According to Symantec the rootkit include several advanced features such as: [...]

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Fino Android Security Assessment Tool

Security assessment tools have several ways for conducting the technical analyses. Fino is another program that you can use to run dynamic analyses for Android based application. The tool allows injecting services in the application for controlling and monitoring the change. The android application we want to verify will be running in emulator that is [...]

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Google removes Android game that steals WhatsApp conversations

Google play is the first place to download applications and games to android Smartphone. Over this week Google have removed a malicious game that can be used to steal user’s conversation on WhatsApp. The game Balloon Pop 2 have been used by attacker to grab conversations and upload them to online website called WhatsAppCopy and [...]

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Fake WhatsApp Emails Used to Spread Mobile Malware

New spamming campaign has been observed by TrendMicro that is targeting WhatsApp users. The spam is very similar to notifications been sent by WhatsApp that include link to the voice email recorded in case that some one wanted to leave a voice message for you. in order to play the recorded message victim needs to [...]

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Twitter Hacked Accounts Posting links to Android Opfake Trojan

Symantec are tracking a new malicious link that is posted on compromised Twitter accounts. The posted links are redirecting victims to a website that are hosting malicious applications. By visiting the malicious website victims start to download a fake Asphalt 7 program that is packed with a Trojan which uses victims phone to send SMS [...]

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ADEL – Android Data Forensics Tool

Getting information from a mobile device is becoming more and more popular. ADEL (Android Data Extractor Lite) – a tool helps to automatically extract selected files SQLite database with Android-device 2.x. The program is written in Python, and to interact with the device uses Software Development Kit (Android SDK) and especially the adb deamon. ADEL [...]

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