November 2019’s Most Wanted Malware: Researchers Warn of Fast-growing Mobile Threat While Emotet’s Impact Declines
Check Point’s researchers report that the XHelper mobile trojan is spreading so fast, it has entered the overall top 10 malware list at #8 as well as being the biggest threat impacting mobiles
Our latest Global Threat Index for November 2019 marks the first time in over three years that a mobile trojan has entered the overall top malware listing, as well as being the most prevalent mobile threat over the past month. The mobile trojan is XHelper, which was first seen in the wild in March 2019.
Posted on May 10, 2020