Tag: banking

The Most Potent #Banking #Malware Receives Updates Allowing #Hackers More Control Over Infected DevicesThe Most Potent #Banking #Malware Receives Updates Allowing #Hackers More Control Over Infected Devices

#Anubis one of the most potent banking malware, has received additional features that will give hackers more control over infected devices. The additional features allow cybercriminals to operate silently without triggering the users’ awareness of their suspicious activity. 

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TrickBot Mobile App Bypasses 2‐Factor Authentication for Net Banking ServicesTrickBot Mobile App Bypasses 2‐Factor Authentication for Net Banking Services

The malware authors behind TrickBot banking Trojan have developed a new Android app that can intercept one-time authorization codes sent to Internet banking customers via SMS or relatively more secure push notifications, and complete fraudulent transactions.

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How two-factor authentication can protect your passwordHow two-factor authentication can protect your password

Passwords aren’t hard for criminals to get around. Once they do, they can potentially access your personal information, email, banking accounts or credit card details, among other things.

Two-factor authentication (2FA) and two-step verification (2SV) make your accounts significantly more secure, often without much extra effort, thanks in part to the proliferation of smartphones.

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