Google, Facebook ID codes found in Android malware stash

    Date05 Sep 2014
    CategoryHacks/Cracks
    7902
    Posted ByDave Wreski
    Text messages containing VPN passwords and authentication codes for Google and Facebook are found on a command-and-control server for Android malware Research on Android malware called KorBanker has uncovered a treasure trove of text messages that include authentication codes for Google and Facebook and VPN passwords.

    How the thieves made use of the data is not known. However, FireEye researcher Hitesh Dharmdasani assumes cybercriminals have figured out a way to exploit it for financial gain.

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