/Tag:Malware

How to avoid an SMS Grabbing Attack?

An SMS grabbing attack is a widespread attack on Android mobile devices whose goal is to intercept the user's SMS used as a second authentication factor or "account recovery" code.

July 10th, 2019|

WiseSupp….. would you be able to detect Spyware on my phone?

The WhatsApp vulnerability disclosed a few weeks ago, once again showed how mobile apps are used for embedding surveillance tools on to our handsets.

May 28th, 2019|

RAT in the wild!

Back in 2017 we published a report on the increase of RAT samples in the Android ecosystem. Almost two years have passed, and here we are: RAT malware is widespread in the wild!

May 21st, 2019|

The Naming Protocol For Malware Exodus: Yes Bob Exodus!

Exodus is one of the latest spyware’s disguised and distributed through the Google Play Store.

April 5th, 2019|

Connected Vehicles: a new playground for cybercriminals

XTN Cognitive Security Platform helps the automotive industry moving towards fully connected vehicles protecting customer from mobile threats and cybercriminals.

February 4th, 2019|

Now available: SEAP and MORE mobile SDK update

A new release of SEAP and MORE mobile SDK is now available for both iOS and Android. Versions 2.1.9 for iOS and 2.3.6 for Android include several upgrades offering better performances, lower resource consumption and improved stability.   Customers should have already received the download link to obtain the new version. Contact us for more [...]

May 22nd, 2018|

RSAConference 2018: Thanks to all who stopped by at the booth and met us

Thanks to all who stopped by at the booth and met us. Weren’t you at RSA Conference? Here's the opportunity to download our company overview with the main topics addressed during the event.  

April 21st, 2018|

White Paper – Mobile Financial Malware 2017 Threat Report

This document describes the evolution and trends in Android malware behaviour with a focus on the financial context. After an initial contextualisation and an explanation of the usual anatomy of a mobile malware attack, the current landscape is presented with some interesting statistics. In conclusion, the MORE® malware engine is introduced explaining the benefits of [...]

April 12th, 2018|

Mobile malware detection from inside out: protect your customers

Android malware is on the rise along with the popularity of Android OS. Malware writers are using novel techniques to create malicious Android applications which severely undermine the capability of traditional malware detectors which are ineffective towards detecting these unknown malicious applications. One of the last malware discovered, dubbed Expensive Wall, has infected about 21 [...]

September 25th, 2017|

White Paper – The analysis conducted on the malware PowerFakeToken

The analysed malware, internally baptised as PowerFakeToken, has been identified to belong to the Android/FakeToken.A family. In a nutshell, the mentioned malware family pretends to be a mobile token generator, typically used for transaction validation in online banking systems, but in fact it is an application whose purpose is to steal sensitive credentials to perform [...]

December 27th, 2016|