Apple has removed a malicious app from the App Store that took the user’s contacts and used them to send spam. Kaspersky Lab Expert Denis originally reported on the app, Find and Call, for Securelist, based on information from Russian carrier MegaFon.
[MegaFon] notified us about a suspicious application, which was found in both the Apple App Store and Google Play. [...] [Our] analysis of the iOS and Android versions of the same application showed that it’s not an SMS worm but a Trojan that uploads a user’s phonebook to remote server. The ‘replication’ part is done by the…
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