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Android.Pjapps

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
February 22, 2011
Updated:
February 23, 2011 3:45:36 AM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Pjapps is a Trojan horse that has been embedded on third party applications and opens a back door on the compromised device. It retrieves commands from a remote command and control server.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version February 22, 2011 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 27, 2014 revision 025
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 22, 2011 revision 021
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 27, 2014 revision 033
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 23, 2011
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Threat Assessment

Wild

  • Wild Level: Low
  • Number of Infections: 0 - 49
  • Number of Sites: 0 - 2
  • Geographical Distribution: Low
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy

Damage

  • Damage Level: Low
  • Payload: Opens a back door on the compromised device.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Mario Ballano

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