This sneaky new Android malware can hide in plain sight – and it’s all thanks to virtualization

A sneaky new Android malware was recently discovered, using virtualization to avoid detection and make serious money for its operators.

It is called FjordPhantom and its goal is to steal money from people’s bank accounts. The malware was discovered by cybersecurity researchers Promon, who say it mostly targets users in Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, Singapore, and Malaysia.