FakeApp Emerges as Trojan Access Distribution Method in China

Security specialists from Malwarebytes have uncovered a recent malicious campaign targeted at users who speak Chinese. Attackers have been exploiting an advertising service to display malicious phishing sites within Google search results or on third-party websites.

This scheme is highly sought-after by cybercriminals because Google experts often struggle to definitively identify harmful websites, thereby allowing fraudulent advertisements to be published.

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