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CHEESE! Smile for the malware that is trying to steal your identity! One Android banking Trojan is asking victims for a selfie with their ID card. This past year victims were asked to provide information like their “mother’s maiden name” so that hackers could unearth security question answers and break into bank accounts. McAfee Labs Mobile Research Team recently discovered this latest evolution of Android banking Trojan Acecard. The ID selfie not only helps cybercriminals to access bank accounts, but social networks as well. How does the malware work? The Trojan first tricks victims into installing it by pretending to be codec/plug-in necessary to see a specific video or a porn app. The malware... Read more...