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Android Spyware "Triout" Back With Spying Abilities And New Malicious Schemes

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An android malware in the guise of an online privacy app, is all set to cause a lot of harm as it’s resurfaced as a more malicious version of itself and has acquired spy abilities.


The application tries to trick the users into downloading and then starts working its method.
Triout, the application is created to help users dodge censorship on the internet.


The campaign had been active since May last year, under the guise of an adult application.


August, 2018 is when the spyware was discovered, because of the massive amounts of information it was harvesting, including photos, text conversations, and phone conversations.


Collecting GPS information about the victims and making the user’s location vulnerable are two of the other mal effects.

With changed tactics and better malicious effects to it, the malware is being distributed under the cloaks of a stolen but legit privacy tool from Google play store.


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