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Gigaset Android smartphones infected with malware after supply chain attack

A new supply chain attack made the headlines, threat actors compromised at least one update server of smartphone maker Gigaset to deliver malware. The German device maker Gigaset was the victim of supply chain attack, threat actors compromised at least one server of the company to deliver malware. Gigaset AG, formerly known as Siemens Home and Office
Publish At:2021-04-07 06:18 | Read:90 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Android Gigaset malware android

Pre-installed auto installer threat found on Android mobile devices in Germany

Users primarily located in Germany are experiencing malware that downloads and installs on their Gigaset mobile devices—right out of the box! The culprit installing these malware apps is the Update app, package name com.redstone.ota.ui, which is a pre-installed system app. This app is not only the mobile device’s system updater, but also an Auto Install
Publish At:2021-04-06 17:30 | Read:144 | Comments:0 | Tags:Android Android/PUP.Riskware.Autoins.Redstone Android/Trojan