Highly Targeted Espionage Campaign Utilizing Fake VPN Software for Android
Hackers inject spyware into the popular OpenVPN Android App
Since at least 2017, a threat actor involved in cyberespionage has lured victims using fake VPN software on Android. This is a trojanized software version of legitimate software SoftVPN or OpenVPN.
Researchers claim that the campaign is \”highly-targeted\” and was designed to steal contact and call information, device location as well as messages sent from multiple apps.