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Possibly the first Android worm, spreading through SMS, found in wild

Possibly the first Android worm, spreading through SMS, found in wild | Web Security | Scoop.it
A piece of mobile malware that spreads on devices through SMS messages might be the first Android worm in the wild, according to ESET researchers.
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Thieves Replacing Money Mules With Prepaid Cards? — Krebs on ...

Thieves Replacing Money Mules With Prepaid Cards? — Krebs on ... | Web Security | Scoop.it

The shift appears to be an effort to route around a major bottleneck for these crimes: Their dependency on unreliable money mules. Mules traditionally have played a key role in helping thieves cash out hacked accounts and ...

 

Comment: not to talk about mobile payments for international remittance...


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I always thought money mules must be labor intensive to recruit

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