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S0328 Stealth Mango

Stealth Mango is Android malware that has reportedly been used to successfully compromise the mobile devices of government officials, members of the military, medical professionals, and civilians. The iOS malware known as Tangelo is believed to be from the same developer. 1

Item Value
ID S0328
Associated Names
Version 1.3
Created 17 October 2018
Last Modified 24 October 2022
Navigation Layer View In ATT&CK® Navigator

Techniques Used

Domain ID Name Use
mobile T1429 Audio Capture Stealth Mango can record audio using the device microphone.1
mobile T1533 Data from Local System Stealth Mango collected and exfiltrated data from the device, including sensitive letters/documents, stored photos, and stored audio files.1
mobile T1456 Drive-By Compromise Stealth Mango is delivered via a a watering hole website that mimics the third-party Android app store APKMonk. In at least one case, the watering hole URL was distributed through Facebook Messenger.1
mobile T1430 Location Tracking Stealth Mango can perform GPS location tracking as well as capturing coordinates as when an SMS message or call is received.1
mobile T1644 Out of Band Data Stealth Mango uses commands received from text messages for C2.1
mobile T1636 Protected User Data -
mobile T1636.001 Calendar Entries Stealth Mango uploads calendar events and reminders.1
mobile T1636.002 Call Log Stealth Mango uploads call logs.1
mobile T1636.003 Contact List Stealth Mango uploads contact lists for various third-party applications such as Yahoo, AIM, GoogleTalk, Skype, QQ, and others.1
mobile T1636.004 SMS Messages Stealth Mango uploads SMS messages.1
mobile T1582 SMS Control Stealth Mango deletes incoming SMS messages from specified numbers, including those that contain particular strings.1
mobile T1418 Software Discovery Stealth Mango uploads information about installed packages.1
mobile T1474 Supply Chain Compromise -
mobile T1474.003 Compromise Software Supply Chain In at least one case, Stealth Mango may have been installed using physical access to the device by a repair shop.1
mobile T1422 System Network Configuration Discovery Stealth Mango collects and uploads information about changes in SIM card or phone numbers on the device.1
mobile T1512 Video Capture Stealth Mango can record and take pictures using the front and back cameras.1