Loki Trojan Infects Android Libraries and System Process to Get Root Privileges

Malware authors have released a new version of the Android Loki trojan, which can now infect native Android OS libraries after an earlier version had previously gained the capabilities to infect core operating system processes. This trojan, named Loki, was first seen in February 2016 and was discovered by Russian antivirus vendor Dr.

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