Third-Party Insight into Triada & Related Families

A few weeks ago Google confirmed that there was malware pre-installed on a number of Android devices due to a supply-chain attack. The latest installment was discovered by security researchers from Dr.Web who have been investigating this situation for several years as it was already theorized by security researchers back in July 2017 that these infections originated as part of a supply-chain attack. In this instance, these devices were pre-installed with Triada, a form of Android malware that has been studied and reported on by Kaspersky and most recently Google in its attempt to surface this critical information to users and the wider community.


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