The police issued a warning in response to the voice mail message acquired. Criminals attempt to set up malware by such textual content messages to acquire telephone and financial institution particulars.
This malware, often known as FluBot or Cabassous, can infect smartphones.After Belgium, such textual content messages at the moment are additionally Dutch transmit sign.
As soon as FluBot is put in, the malware can achieve full entry to the smartphone.
With a view to set up malware on cellphones, criminals ship textual content messages with hyperlinks. On this new variant, an SMS will likely be despatched to inform you that the voicemail message is prepared, with a hyperlink to the message. When clicking on the hyperlink within the message, the sufferer was taken to a web page outdoors the app retailer, asking to obtain the (pretend) app to take heed to the voice mail message. By really clicking the hyperlink, the malware is downloaded to the smartphone.