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GhostCtrl Android Malware Steals Your Private Data And Records Audio, Video

GhostCtrl Android Malware Steals Your Private Data And Records Audio, Video

0 Day Attacks, Cyber News
In late June, the Trend Micro security researchers were able to find an information stealing malware named RETADUP. As per further research, it was found that RETADUP was accompanied by an even more dangerous malware that targets Android devices. This Android malware has been named GhostCtrl as it can take control over your Android smartphone. This malware is based on the popular RAT (Remote Access Trojan) OmniRAT, which has the power to remotely control machines running Windows, Linux, and macOS. Like many other Android malware, GhostCtrl also hides behind the curtains and masquerades as popular apps like WhatsApp, MMS, Pokemon Go, etc. The main APK of the malware has backdoor functions, which are named com.android.engine to mislead the users. After connecting to Control &