Watch out, this Android virus can steal login info Facebook and WhatsApp!

Android Malware. © techgenie / phonearena

In the last 2013 years, cyber security experts discovered a manifold Android malware Trojan named 'Marcher'. After a long resolved, Marcher recently received an update that makes ferocious back.

Softpedia (20/08), reported when the latest update Marcher allows this malware to steal account login information (username and password) social media like WhatsApp, Viber, Skype, Facebook, Facebook Messenger, Instagram, Twitter, Gmail, Line, UC Browser, Chrome, and Google Play Store

How, Marcher will display a fake login window when the user activates one of these applications. Of course you have to be vigilant when suddenly asked to log in when you do not log out of the application.

An Android smartphone can be infected Marcher when sloppy install the app from the app store Abal Abal. Experts from Zscaler, the first institution Marcher find new update, adding if the Trojan malware is active also distributed through fake Google site. Marcher hacker to disguise the sender as a security update apps in the Android OS.

Marcher stolen login data collected referred to an online server. Will be used is not yet clear what log data later.

To avoid things that are not desirable, Zscaler warned users not to install native applications outside the Google Play Store.
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