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Android.Jsmshider

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
June 21, 2011
Updated:
June 21, 2011 2:08:57 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Jsmshider is a Trojan horse that opens a back door on Android devices.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 21, 2011 revision 016
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 21, 2011 revision 019
  • Latest Daily Certified version May 3, 2012 revision 004
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 22, 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: Opens a back door on the device.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Sends certain information to a remote location.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Kevin Savage

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