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Personal Information Theft From The Smartphone App

A super-advanced Android malware called Spider that steals personal information from personal apps such as WhatsApp, Facebook, and Skype, and steals much personal information including SMS.

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Researchers at a research organization named Palo Alto Network recently discovered this malware. This Android malware is able to steal information from Facebook, Skype, Viber, weChat, WhatsApp, Android browser, Firefox browser and more apps
From all these apps, malware is capable of handling a huge set of personal data, which includes personal data, IMME, SMS, MMS, personal contact, account information, mobile call record, location and associated Wi-Fi history. Even phone numbers from a specific number can also be answered automatically.
Besides, this malware can secretly receive phone calls, take photos using the camera in front and rear-facing camera, take screenshots and can record audio and video while talking on the phone or during a video chat.

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