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GoldDigger Android Trojan Targets Banking Apps in Asia Pacific Countries
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GoldDigger Android Trojan Targets Banking Apps in Asia Pacific Countries

A new Android banking trojan known as GoldDigger has been discovered that targets multiple financial applications with the intention of stealing victims' money and infecting devices with a backdoor. "The malware targets more than 50 Vietnamese banking, e-wallet, and cryptocurrency wallet applications," Group-IB reported. There are signs that this threat may be about to spread to countries that speak Spanish and the larger APAC area. Although there is evidence to imply that the malware has been active since June 2023, the Singapore-based company just discovered it in August 2023 read more GoldDigger Android Trojan Targets Banking Apps in Asia Pacific Countries. Stay informed with the best cybersecurity news and raise your cybersecurity awareness with our comprehensive coverage of ...
Globalcaja bank confirms ransomware attack
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Globalcaja bank confirms ransomware attack

A significant Spanish bank, Globalcaja, has acknowledged that it has been the target of a ransomware attack. The cyberattack has been claimed by the gang Play. The Spanish financial institution has issued a statement claiming that it has reported a "cyber incident" that resulted in the ransomware infection of local systems read more Globalcaja bank confirms ransomware attack. According to Globalcaja, "The attack has not affected the organization's transactions (neither the accounts nor the agreements of the clients have been compromised) so it is possible to use ATMs and electronic banking." Stay one step ahead of cyber threats with ReconBee.com. Explore our comprehensive coverage of recent cyber attacks, cybersecurity awareness, and the latest cybersecurity news to safeguard you...
New Android Banking Trojan Nexus Promoted As MaaS
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New Android Banking Trojan Nexus Promoted As MaaS

A brand-new Android banking Trojan has been found in a number of worldwide harmful activities.  The programme, dubbed "Nexus" by Cleafy security experts, offers functionality to conduct account takeover (ATO) assaults and is advertised as a component of a Malware-as-a-Service (MaaS) subscription. The organisation stated in a Tuesday advisory that "a new Android banking Malware debuted on several hacking forums under the name of Nexus" in January 2023.  ...
Pixpirate: New Android Banking Trojan Targeting Brazilian Financial Institutions
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Pixpirate: New Android Banking Trojan Targeting Brazilian Financial Institutions

A new Android banking trojan has targeted Brazilian financial institutions with the intention of defrauding them using the PIX payments system. The malware is being tracked as PixPirate by the Italian cybersecurity firm Cleafy, which found it between the end of 2022 and the beginning of 2023. According to researchers Francesco Iubatti and Alessandro Strino, "PixPirate belongs to the newest generation of Android banking trojans, as it can perform ATS (Automatic Transfer System), enabling attackers to automate the insertion of a malicious money transfer over the Instant Payment platform Pix, adopted by multiple Brazilian banks read the complete article Pixpirate: New Android Banking Trojan Targeting Brazilian Financial Institutions.