Trojanized adware family abuses accessibility service to install whatever apps it wants

Shedun, a family of trojanized adware, is more sophisticated than many think. In addition to rooting a victim’s device, Lookout observed Shedun abusing the Android Accessibility Service for its malicious means. Using the accessibility service toolset in the delivery of malware is pretty uncommon, so we took a deeper look. Last week we told you

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