Hermit spyware hijacks Android devices and iPhones – how to spot it before you’re next

Watch out! A malicious malware threat targets both Android and iOS devices. Lookout, the security company that first discovered the bug, called it Hermit spyware, which is a bit of a misnomer. Why? Well, it’s far from reclusive. It is designed to be pushyhijacking phones and causing damage to devices.

According to Google’s Threat Analysis Group (TAG), the malicious actors behind Hermit’s spyware attack seem to have their sights on users in Italy and Kazakhstan – for now. To hinder its spread, we’ll show you how Hermit spyware manifests itself so you can see it from miles away.

Hermit Spyware: How It Starts Its Attack

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