Category: Business

Check Point Security Investigates Chinese Advertiser Behind Hummingbad Android Malware

A Chinese group has engineered an Android-based malware campaign that may have ensnared as many as 85 million Android devices and, more importantly, generating an estimated $1 million every three months. According to security software and services Check Point, the Yingmob gang—which they have been watching for five months—is sophisticated, well-staffed, and extremely profitable. The…