Android Overlay Malware

Android Overlay Malware is malware that was used in a 2016 campaign targeting European countries. The malware attempted to trick users into providing banking credentials. [1]

ID: S0296
Aliases: Android Overlay Malware
Type: MALWARE
Platforms: Android

Version: 1.1

Alias Descriptions

NameDescription
Android Overlay Malware[1]

Techniques Used

DomainIDNameUse
MobileT1476Deliver Malicious App via Other MeansAndroid Overlay Malware was distributed by sending SMS messages with an embedded link to the malware.[1]
MobileT1411User Interface SpoofingAndroid Overlay Malware used view overlay techniques to present credential input UIs to trick users into providing their banking credentials.[1]

References