Online banking targeted by new Trojan

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Online banking targeted by new TrojanA dangerous new Trojan is threatening active users of mobile banking apps across the US, Australia and parts of continental Europe. The Android banking Trojan, disguised not as a wooden horse but as a Flash Player app, can sidestep SMS-based two-factor authentication to steal customers’ log-in credentials.

It is believed that the Trojan has hit more than 90 banks and that it also has the ability to target popular social media apps. On the positive side, the malware is relatively easy to disable… still, that’s only a small comfort if you’ve been affected.

Read more at http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/android-trojan-posing-flash-player-targets-over-90-major-banks-across-us-europe-1589597#

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