This IOS malware buys Apple applications for you – if you want it or not

Researchers from¬†paloaltonetworks.com and the¬†WeiPhone Technical Group have found an IOS malware sample which affects jailbreaked iPhone devices. The malware has been dubbed “AppBuyer”.

The malware is setup in such a way that it will steal the Apple ID credentials. Once it has stolen the credentials, it will buy specific Apple applications. The creators behind the malware are using the Apple environment to earn serious money via the Apple environment.