Next, four photography-centric applications were identified: PIP Pic Camera Photo Editor, PIP Camera 2022, Camera Photo Editor, and Light Exposure Photo Editor. They are accused of hosting trojans whose purpose is to steal data, in particular by tricking a user into connecting to their Facebook account. Identifiers, passwords, and other information are at the mercy of hackers. The fifth app is affected by this type of attack: ZodiHoroscope – Fortune Finder, an astrology app.
New Trojans that aim to get the user to subscribe to paid mobile services have also been identified. Video game and data recovery app Real racing driving are trapped.
Finally we have the case of faulty apps that were invented from scratch. Компенсация НДС is offered as an application to help Russian citizens apply for social benefits, but it is actually designed to steal data and money from those who installed it.
OnlyFans Android is supposed to provide free access to Only Fans accounts, in exchange for completing surveys or installing apps and games. But it is the hackers who collect the money generated from these actions, and the users never take advantage of them.
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