24 Nov '14, 7am

Android malware circulating via SMS

Android malware circulating via SMS

There is a Android malware circulating via SMS as we speak now. The SMS goes something like this “XXX Is this your photo? http://url7.me/NwVk1″ where XXX is the receiver’s name. DO NOT CLICK on the URL . If you receive this SMS from your friend, that means your friend’s phone has been infected by the malware. If you click on the URL, it will download and install an Android App call PhotoViewer.apk. This malware will go through your address book and send the SMS to all your contacts. If I’m not mistaken, iPhone users are safe from this malware. For Android users, if you set your security settings to only allow apps from trusted sources, you are safe too. Do not click on any URL if you are not sure where it leads to. If your friend suddenly send you a URL out of the blue, ask him/her what’s the URL first before clicking. Always check before clicking. You never know when your...

Full article: http://blog.dk.sg/2014/11/24/android-malware-circulating-...

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