Google 2FA authentication could be less secure than thought

Researchers have discovered a new kind of malware which is able to steal the security codes generated by Google’s two-factor authentication (2FA) protection system.

The malware, dubbed Cerberus, is able to access the smartphone’s display and exploit the ability to capture screenshots of OTPs generated by the Google Authenticator app.

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