We all know that cybercriminals would love to infect your PC or Laptop with a virus or trick you to install a malware. What you might not know is that they would also like to get at your mobile device. Cyber villains know how to make a pretty penny out of hacking your smartphone, ranging from direct theft to rather geeky stuff like bitcoin mining.
There are special Trojans that are disguised as mobile games or useful mobile apps. Once installed, they start stealing money from your account by making paid calls or subscribing you to premium sms-services which you do not need.