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New malware strain IcePick-3PC steals device IP addresses
« on: January 11, 2019, 02:06:30 am »
BY: Ryan Stewart



    IcePick-3PC malware has affected several publishers and e-commerce businesses including industries such as retail and healthcare.
    The malware targets Android devices as they are open-source and their vulnerabilities are known.

Researchers detected a new malware strain dubbed as ‘IcePick-3PC’ which is capable of stealing device IP addresses by hacking a website’s third-party tools. The malware has affected several publishers and e-commerce businesses including industries such as retail and healthcare.

Researchers from The Media Trust spotted the malware when it was used to spam device owners via a phishing campaign. The phishing scam offered gift cards from Amazon and Walmart, urging users to share their personal information for claiming their prizes.

Full Article Here:https://cyware.com/news/new-malware-strain-icepick-3pc-steals-device-ip-addresses-380ce5ef
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