Phishing For Bank Account Information

December 6, 2012By Nathan Collier

When you’re a threat researcher, you are always on the look out for anything that looks ‘phishy’, even if it’s on your own personal time. Today, I opened my personal email to find…read more

French Android Users Hit again by SMS Trojan

August 21, 2012By Nathan Collier

Earlier this year, the SMS Trojan Foncy was discovered targeting French-speaking Android Users. Now, we’ve come across a new Trojan targeting them using a similar SMS scam.  The app pretends to be an…read more

Some Clarification…

August 9, 2012By Nathan Collier

Recently Webroot posted a blog about an app called “London Olympics Widget” which was found in a third party market that may need further clarification.  This app is what we consider a Potentially…read more

FakeAV for Android! There you are!

June 15, 2012By Nathan Collier

By Nathan Collier Every super hero has an arch nemesis. For a lot of Threat Researchers, including myself, Rogue Security Products, or better known as FakeAV, is theirs. Back in the day when…read more

“You Want To Pay For What!?”

May 3, 2012By Nathan Collier

by Nathan Collier Recently we found new apps in alternative Chinese markets that we are considering a Potentially Unwanted Application (PUA).  We are calling these apps Android.PUA.SMS.QuickPay.  Lets look at a sample of…read more

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