#comptia | #computersecurity | Anomali Threat Research Identifies Fake COVID-19 Contact Tracing Apps Used to Download Malware that Monitors Devices, Steals Personal Data

Authored by: Tara Gould, Gage Mele, Parthiban Rajendran, and Rory Gould Overview Threat actors are distributing fake Android applications themed around official government COVID-19 contact tracing apps. Anomali Threat Research (ATR) identified multiple applications that contain malware, primarily Anubis and SpyNote, and other generic malware families. These apps, once installed…

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#comptia | #computersecurity | Backdoors, iOS Vulnerability, Remote Access Trojans, TrickBot Update, and more

The various threat intelligence stories in this iteration of the Weekly Threat Briefing discuss the following topics: Android Vulnerability, Data breach, COVID-19, Ransomware, Russia, and Vulnerabilities. The IOCs related to these stories are attached to the Weekly Threat Briefing and can be used to check your logs for potential malicious…

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