A new malware type that is abusing slcerts accessibility feature to capture sensitive financial data from victims devices has been identified.
Malware is targeting over 200 financial applications including banking, money transfer services and crypto-currency wallets such as PayPal, Barclays, HSBC and Capital-One etc. This Malware is capable of reading user SMS messages in order to hijack SMS-based two factor authentication. This Malware campaign was first identified in March 2020 and it masks its malicious intent by pretending to be a legitimate application such as Adobe flash, Microsoft Word etc.
✻ Risk of Exposure of your personal information
✻ Financial loss
✻ Malware distribution
✻ Use official google store to download application
✻ Read comment section before downloading the application to check the credibility
✻ Enable Google Play protect
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