A New Family Of Apple Os X And Ios Malware

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WIRELURKER Yedavalli Anantha Nag 30131626 ABSTRACT: A new family of apple os x and ios malware was detected by palo alto networks , named wireluker . It heralds a new era in malware across Apple’s desktop and mobile platforms . It is the second detected malware family that attacks iOS devices through OS X via USB and can infect installed iOS applications similar to a traditional virus. This malware install’s third-party applications on non-jailbroken iOS devices through enterprise provisioning. WireLurker was generally used to trojanize 467 OS X applications on the Maiyadi App Store, which was a third-party Mac application in China. In the past six months, 469 infected applications were downloaded over 356,106 times and have impacted thousands of devices. WireLurker attacks any iOS device connected to USB with an infected OS X computer and installs maiyadi applications or automatically generated malicious applications onto the device. WireLurker exhibits anti-reversing with the help of multiple component versions, customized encryption, code obfuscation, hiding files and complex code structure. TABLE OF CONTENTS 1. Introduction…………………………………………………………….… 4 2. Behaviour of Wireluker………………………………………..……. 4-5 3. versions of wireluker ………………………………………………….6 4. Analysis of os x malware……………………………………......... 6 5. Ananlysis of ios

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