How Check Point says Hackers can gain remote access to WhatsApp and Telegram

“The exploitation of this vulnerability starts with the attacker sending an innocent looking file to the victim, which contains malicious code, Once the user clicks to open it, the malicious file allows the attacker to access WhatsApp’s and Telegram’s local storage, where user data is stored” Check Point explaining in a blog post the security […]

Check Point warns of Android malware Gooligan, a sign of AI’s approach in 2017

Tis’ the season for malicious malware! Security firm Check Point on Wednesday November 30th 2016, has uncovered an advertising fraud scheme named Gooligan.  A variant of an Android malware campaign found by Check Point researchers in the SnapPea App in 2015, it infects Smartphones and tablets, stealing logins and passwords using its built in keylogger. […]