New banking malware stops customers from cancelling payment cards

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When a person's payment card is compromised the first move is to call the bank and cancel the cards, but a new variant of the Android.Fakebank banking malware has the ability to discover and block any calls going from the infected device to the bank.

Android.Fakebank.B installs a broadcast receiver component on the targeted device that activates every time the victim attempts to call the bank's customer service department. 

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