Exodus spyware exposes ‘sorry’ state of Android security

The sky is falling. At least, that’s what some conclude, after hearing about Exodus, a family of targeted malware discovered in the official Google Play app store. By imitating legit apps, Exodus exfiltrates data from countless apps and Android services. It appears to be a lawful surveillance program that escaped from its tight, court-approved targeting of Italian suspects.

Link: Exodus spyware exposes ‘sorry’ state of Android security
via techbeacon.com

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