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Android.Gonfu

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
June 6, 2011
Updated:
June 6, 2011 10:39:53 AM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Gonfu is a Trojan horse that steals information from Android devices.

Credit to Dr. Jiang of NCSU.edu for finding this threat.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 6, 2011 revision 006
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 6, 2011 revision 018
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 1, 2012 revision 017
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 8, 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: Medium
  • Payload: May download another file on to the device.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals information from Android devices.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Stephen Doherty

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