Top Threats


NotCompatible Trojan

If a user visits a compromised website from an Android device, their web browser will automatically begin downloading an app.

If a user visits a compromised website from an Android device, their web browser will automatically begin downloading an app.

GGTracker

Lookout has identified an Android Trojan which is automatically downloaded to a user's phone after visiting a malicious webpage.

Lookout has identified an Android Trojan which is automatically downloaded to a user's phone after visiting a malicious webpage.

Bad News

Lookout has discovered a new malware family in 32 apps across four different developer accounts in Google Play.

Lookout has discovered a new malware family in 32 apps across four different developer accounts in Google Play.

Gamex Trojan

Gamex is a new Android Trojan concealed in repackaged versions of legitimate apps that require root access to the phone.

Gamex is a new Android Trojan concealed in repackaged versions of legitimate apps that require root access to the phone.

Legacy Native

LeNa has similar capabilities as its predecessors, but it uses new techniques to gain a foothold on mobile devices.

LeNa has similar capabilities as its predecessors, but it uses new techniques to gain a foothold on mobile devices.

Geinimi

A new Trojan can compromise a significant amount of personal data on a user's phone and send it to remote servers.

A new Trojan can compromise a significant amount of personal data on a user's phone and send it to remote servers.

FakePlayer SMS Trojan

With the discovery of these new Android Trojans, it is important to pay attention to what you're downloading.

With the discovery of these new Android Trojans, it is important to pay attention to what you're downloading.

RU Fraud

There has been a rash of premium SMS toll fraud apps in the last few months that have primarily targeted users in Europe.

There has been a rash of premium SMS toll fraud apps in the last few months that have primarily targeted users in Europe.

DroidDream

The authors of DroidDream hid the malware in seemingly legitimate apps to trick unsuspecting users into downloading the malware.

The authors of DroidDream hid the malware in seemingly legitimate apps to trick unsuspecting users into downloading the malware.

ScarePakage

This is a nasty piece of ransomware that pretends to be the FBI, locks your phone, and demands money.

This is a nasty piece of ransomware that pretends to be the FBI, locks your phone, and demands money.

ShrewdCKSpy

This is a look at Korean spyware that can secretly record victims’ SMS messages and phone calls.

This is a look at Korean spyware that can secretly record victims’ SMS messages and phone calls.

BankMirage

BankMirage cloned an Israeli bank's app in order to steal user login credentials.

BankMirage cloned an Israeli bank's app in order to steal user login credentials.

BadLepricon

Mobile mining malware gets a little more sophisticated with this malware's technology.

Mobile mining malware gets a little more sophisticated with this malware's technology.

CoinKrypt

This malware mines digital currency on mobile, which could hurt the device.

This malware mines digital currency on mobile, which could hurt the device.

Dendroid

Dendroid is a Remote Access Toolkit that malware devs can use to get a little too close and personal with their victims.

Dendroid is a Remote Access Toolkit that malware devs can use to get a little too close and personal with their victims.

MouaBad

We saw a scary move by malware authors here: preloading malware to victim's phones.

We saw a scary move by malware authors here: preloading malware to victim's phones.

MaClickFraud

Stealing ad revenue gets interesting when malware defrauds ad networks with fake traffic.

Stealing ad revenue gets interesting when malware defrauds ad networks with fake traffic.

JollyBot

This is a Russian premium-SMS fraud scheme that shows how malware as a service is evolving.

This is a Russian premium-SMS fraud scheme that shows how malware as a service is evolving.