This tool allows you to prevent mobile SMS hijacking most normally called SMS hijack. It will identify the mobile malware sent via SMS to any mobile phone that does not have any antivirus installed. Initially designed to stop the Zitmo, the mobile version of the Zeus malware that will hijack a banking victim account.
The Zitmo focus on Android devices but it was also found on Blackberry, Windows Mobile and Symbian devices.
Mobile SMS Hijacking
How many times you thought if it is possible to see other people SMS without the receiver noticing it? Mobile SMS Hijacking can be for several goals like gossip attempts which many people would find it pretty good to do, but this has another goal that is way more harmful.
The main propose of this hijack task is to redirect the incoming SMS to another server that is able to control and watch any incoming SMS in your device, meaning they can see your account login protection code that has been sent to your mobile device to gain you access, so you wont receive that code but other people will do it.
You have to be an advanced user to be able to perform SMS Hijacking properly, if you are a wannabe or beginner, please don’t. You will do more harm to yourself thant any other.
Keep in mind most modern android devices are tracking capable too.
Main goal for the Zitmo NoM is to prevent and totally disable the Zitmo. It is still in developing stage but you can take a look about this app if you want to test it out when released.