Print Security Service of the Savings Bank and the police department for combating organized crime and the Department “K” AMIA Russia’s Tomsk region have identified and stopped the activities of organized criminal group, consisting of seven residents of Tomsk. “organized criminals virus attacks on mobile devices, clients of Russian banks operating on the platform Android, and stole money from their bank cards. The criminal activities of the group cover the entire territory of Russia” – the Savings Bank.
During the arrest hackers seized computer equipment from the control center for replicating malware. A criminal case, conduct investigative and operational action, the police establishes victims, concludes Sberbank.
Android OS has repeatedly criticized the “white” hackers and online community, as contained multiple vulnerabilities that could allow an attacker to gain control over smartphones and tablets that are running this OS.