Hanoi spyware gang steals money from 100,000 cellphone users

Thanh Nien News reports:

Hanoi police said Tuesday they had arrested four suspects accused of using spyware to steal money from 100,000 Vietnamese mobile phone users.

Three employees of Hanoi-based Soloha construction company and a website owner allegedly lured mobile phone users to download malicious apps from their websites.

The apps made automatic VND15,000 deposits to the gang’s account.

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