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Submission + - Researcher Creates Malware to Capture Every Tap on Your Smartphone or Tablet (ibtimes.co.uk)

DavidGilbert99 writes: Keylogging has been a key component of most malware in recent years, but with the advent of touch as the interface of choice on smartphones, tablets and — increasingly — laptops it has been getting harder for cyber-criminals to know what you are doing. And so a researcher has developed a proof-of-concept piece of malware which is able to capture everything you are doing on your touch devices, capture where you touch the screen and what is being displayed.
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Researcher Creates Malware to Capture Every Tap on Your Smartphone or Tablet

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