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by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#1035 The latest Android overlay malware spreading via SMS phishing in Europe
In April 2016, while investigating a Smishing campaign dubbed RuMMS that involved the targeting of Android users in Russia, we also noticed three similar Smishing campaigns reportedly spreading in Denmark (February 2016), in Italy (February 2016), and in both Denmark and Italy (April 2016).

Unlike the RuMMS campaign, these three campaigns in Europe used view overlay techniques (the same technique we described being used by SlemBunk malware) to present nearly identical credential input UIs as seen in benign apps, subsequently tricking unwary users into providing their banking credentials.
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#1035 The latest Android overlay malware spreading via SMS phishing in Europe
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