Tag: Trojan

Anatsa Banking Trojan Targeting Users in US, UK, Germany, Austria, and Switzerland
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Anatsa Banking Trojan Targeting Users in US, UK, Germany, Austria, and Switzerland

Since the beginning of March 2023, a new Android malware campaign has been seen pushing the Anatsa banking trojan to target banks customers in the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. According to an analysis by ThreatFabric released on Monday, "the actors behind Anatsa aim to steal credentials used to authorise customers in mobile banking applications and perform Device-Takeover Fraud (DTO) to initiate fraudulent transactions." According to the Dutch cybersecurity firm, over 30,000 installations have been made of Anatsa-infected Google Play Store dropper apps to date, proving that the official app storefront is now a successful means of spreading the malware read more Anatsa Banking Trojan Targeting Users in US, UK, Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. ...
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.