Trojan Attempts to Replace System Launcher and Collects Confidential Information

A malicious app was detected by Trustlook as “Android.Trojan.Ihide”, disguised itself as a system program and stole a  user’s information. The research Trojan package can be identified as having the following characteristics: MD5: A7C61401D00DD6398B549F4625BD58ED SHA256: 3AD322E600D72659C8F4182439C18DAAAEC2045716984B9D1F79FB1641773098 Size: 1090390 bytes App name: AndroidService Package name: com.android.adapi The package icon is: Upon the execution, the app opens Read More

13092077_10153674544756298_4256920524732634109_n (1)

Meet The Interns: Mike

Here at Trustlook, our team is small and close. We love working together and even more, we love to have fun together. Every Friday on the Trustlook blog, we will have features on our passionate team members. Our special summer edition will feature our newest interns! Each intern brings something special to the table and Read More

rh-img (1)

Introducing the Newest App to the Trustlook Family.

Introducing the brand new app from the Trustlook Team, the Ransomware Hunter! Designed to target on ransomware and all its malicious hacking, the Ransomware Hunter specifically targets different strains of ransomware and can eliminate all possible chances of a breach in three easy taps.   Read more and download the app on the Google Play Store today!

Trojan Disguised as Legitimate App to Steal Information

Trojans are pieces of software that appear as legitimate applications while exhibiting malicious behavior. A Trojan may steal information and cause the software system to become unreliable. The Research Trojan package, discovered and detected by Trustlook, can be identified as having the following characteristics: MD5: e62b8857bf396bff59e030c09e3a3fad SHA256: 0d225fbebcd18a398849b9bc8196838219545d356b26793ca25e89587c0b239e Size: 276394 bytes App name: Google Update Read More

Top 10 Most Widespread Mobile App Viruses (6/26/2016 – 7/2/2016)

The following table contains the top 10 most widespread mobile app viruses discovered by Trustlook Mobile Security for the week of June 26, 2016 thru July 2, 2016. Virus Name # of Mobile Apps Containing the Virus Android.Trojan.Sendbox 172,778 Android.Trojan.Obad 46150 Android.Malware.Downloader 4909 Android.Trojan.Triada 4899 Android.Malware.Fakegupdt 4567 Android.Trojan.Ztorg 4219 Android.Trojan.Hideicon 4090 Android.Trojan.Regdev 3528 Android.Trojan.Downloader 2901 Android.Trojan.Kemoge Read More

Infographic Mobile Survey 01

New Trustlook Insights Report From Trustlook Research

Trustlook has recently conducted a survey report among 500 Android users about different insights for the security industry. “The survey, conducted by Trustlook Research, produced some rather interesting findings about smartphone user behavior,” said Joe Sullivan, head of marketing at Trustlook. “We were surprised to see so many users entering sensitive information into their devices, which Read More

Top 10 Most Widespread Mobile App Viruses (6/19/2016 – 6/25/2016)

The following table contains the top 10 most widespread mobile app viruses discovered by Trustlook Mobile Security for the week of June 19, 2016 thru June 25, 2016. Virus Name # of Mobile Apps Containing the Virus Android.Trojan.Sendbox 108,060 Android.Trojan.Obad 28,949 Android.Malware.Downloader 5721 Android.Trojan.Ghostpush 5657 Android.Malware.Fakegupdt 4321 Android.Trojan.Hideicon 4154 Android.Trojan.Regdev 4060 Android.Trojan.Slocker 2816 Android.Trojan.Ztorg 2331 Android.Trojan.Triada Read More

superman-cellphone

Even Superman Couldn’t Save This Actress from Identity Theft

   Even the rich and famous aren’t immune to identity theft. The U.S federal government has been cracking down on crime rings of hackers. Many of these crime rings are based in Georgia and Virginia, where there are sophisticated operations involving criminals stealing innocent victims’ identities. Using these stolen identities, the crime rings then create Read More

Top 10 Most Widespread Mobile App Viruses (6/12/2016 – 6/18/2016)

The following table contains the top 10 most widespread mobile app viruses discovered by Trustlook Mobile Security for the week of June 12, 2016 thru June 18, 2016. Virus Name # of Mobile Apps Containing the Virus Android.Trojan.Kemoge 7086 Android.Malware.Downloader 5459 Android.Trojan.Ghostpush 4019 Android.Trojan.Hideicon 3750 Android.Malware.Fakegupdt 3141 Android.Trojan.Slocker 2811 Android.Trojan.Regdev 2406 Android.Trojan.Downloader 2045 Spr.Android.Secapk.C.Gen 1959 Android.Malware.Danpay Read More