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Alien


According to ThreatFabric, this is a fork of Cerberus v1 (active January 2020+). Alien is a rented banking trojan that can remotely control a phone and achieves RAT functionality by abusing TeamViewer.

References
2021-05-04PhishLabsJessica Ellis
@online{ellis:20210504:alien:3773dbb, author = {Jessica Ellis}, title = {{Alien Mobile Malware Evades Detection, Increases Targets}}, date = {2021-05-04}, organization = {PhishLabs}, url = {https://info.phishlabs.com/blog/alien-mobile-malware-evades-detection-increases-targets}, language = {English}, urldate = {2021-05-07} } Alien Mobile Malware Evades Detection, Increases Targets
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2021-03-09Check Point ResearchAviran Hazum, Bohdan Melnykov, Israel Wernik
@online{hazum:20210309:clast82:8a3878c, author = {Aviran Hazum and Bohdan Melnykov and Israel Wernik}, title = {{Clast82 – A new Dropper on Google Play Dropping the AlienBot Banker and MRAT}}, date = {2021-03-09}, organization = {Check Point Research}, url = {https://research.checkpoint.com/2021/clast82-a-new-dropper-on-google-play-dropping-the-alienbot-banker-and-mrat/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2021-03-11} } Clast82 – A new Dropper on Google Play Dropping the AlienBot Banker and MRAT
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2020-09-29The Missing ReportNorman Gutiérrez
@online{gutirrez:20200929:cerberus:91f4508, author = {Norman Gutiérrez}, title = {{Cerberus and Alien: the malware that has put Android in a tight spot}}, date = {2020-09-29}, organization = {The Missing Report}, url = {https://preyproject.com/blog/en/cerberus-and-alien-the-malware-that-has-put-android-in-a-tight-spot/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2021-07-20} } Cerberus and Alien: the malware that has put Android in a tight spot
Alien Cerberus
2020-09-24ThreatFabricThreatFabric
@online{threatfabric:20200924:alien:27ccc74, author = {ThreatFabric}, title = {{Alien - the story of Cerberus' demise}}, date = {2020-09-24}, organization = {ThreatFabric}, url = {https://www.threatfabric.com/blogs/alien_the_story_of_cerberus_demise.html}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-09-25} } Alien - the story of Cerberus' demise
Alien BlackRock Cerberus

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