Isn't it all just SMS-sending trojans?: Real advances in Android Malware presented at Shakacon 2012

by Jimmy Shah,

Summary : Attackers are starting to move on from simple attacks, mainly because users are starting to figure out that the free adult entertainment or chat app shouldn't be sending SMS messages to expensive numbers. They're leveraging techniques from PC malware like server-side polymorphism, vulnerability exploits, botnets and network updates, and preemptive/direct attacks against security software.