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New Darcula phishing service targets iPhone users via iMessage
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New Darcula phishing service targets iPhone users via iMessage

Using 20,000 domains, a new phishing-as-a-service (PhaaS) called "Darcula" targets Android and iPhone users in more than 100 countries by impersonating brands and stealing login information. With over 200 templates available to fraudsters, Darcula has been used against a wide range of businesses and companies, including telecommunications, airlines, utilities, financial, government, and postal sectors. The service is unique in that it sends phishing messages to targets over the Rich Communication Services (RCS) protocol for Google Messages and iMessage rather than SMS. Although security researcher Oshri Kalfon initially reported about Darcula last summer, Netcraft experts have noted that the platform has become increasingly prevalent in the world of cybercrime and has been utiliz...