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Schoolyard Bully Android Trojan

Updated on 2022-12-01

Schoolyard Bully

Mobile security firm Zimperium said it discovered a new Android trojan named Schoolyard Bully that has been active since 2018. Disguised as educational apps in both the Google Play Store and other third-party app stores, this malware has been downloaded more than 300,000 times across 71 countries. Zimperium says the trojan appears to be focused on stealing Facebook credentials. Read more: Schoolyard Bully Trojan Facebook Credential Stealer


Schoolyard Bully Trojan, a new Android threat campaign, victimized over 300,000 users across 71 countries. The malware steals Facebook credentials pretending to be educational apps. Read more: Schoolyard Bully Trojan Facebook Credential Stealer

Alex Lim is a certified IT Technical Support Architect with over 15 years of experience in designing, implementing, and troubleshooting complex IT systems and networks. He has worked for leading IT companies, such as Microsoft, IBM, and Cisco, providing technical support and solutions to clients across various industries and sectors. Alex has a bachelor’s degree in computer science from the National University of Singapore and a master’s degree in information security from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is also the author of several best-selling books on IT technical support, such as The IT Technical Support Handbook and Troubleshooting IT Systems and Networks. Alex lives in Bandar, Johore, Malaysia with his wife and two chilrdren. You can reach him at [email protected] or follow him on Website | Twitter | Facebook

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