AdThief

Over 75,000 Jailbroken iOS Devices are Infected by AdThief Malware

Security researcher Axelle Apvrille has revealed in a recent research paper published on Virus Bulletin that AdThief malware, which was first discovered back in March and also referred to as “Spad”, is hijacking ad revenue out of over 75,000 jailbroken iOS devices. The malware was created by a Chinese hacker and comes disguised as a Cydia substrate extension,...