Malware Analysis: Hydra

Protect your bank from Hydra malware

Hydra is an overlay-based Android banking Trojan similar to the notorious Anubis or Cerberus. It was first detected in 2018, but it wasn’t until 2019 that it incorporated banking Trojan functionalities. Initially, Hydra was targeted exclusively at the Turkish banking sector and some cryptocurrency applications. However, the inclusion of new Spanish and European banking institutions has been detected in the latest samples studied.

Hydra is a dangerous malware that can steal your banking credentials, credit card information, and other sensitive data. It can also take control of your device and perform other malicious actions.

If you’re a fraud professional at a bank, you must be aware of Hydra and take steps to protect your customers from it. Our Hydra malware analysis report provides detailed information about Hydra malware, including:

  • Hydra malware’s capabilities, targeting, and distribution methods
  • Recommendations for how to protect your customers from Hydra malware

Download our Hydra malware analysis report today to learn more about this dangerous threat and how to protect your customers.

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