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Android.Mobinaspy

Updated:
November 15, 2011 4:05:11 PM
Type:
Spyware
Infection Length:
Varies
Name:
SMS Spy
Version:
1.6.0
Publisher:
mobinauten
Risk Impact:
High
Systems Affected:
Android

Behavior

Android.Mobinaspy is a spyware application for Android devices that can track the device's location.

Android package file
The Trojan arrives as one of the following application package:

APK: de.mobinauten.smsspy.apk
Version: 1.6.0
Publisher: mobinauten
Name: SMS Spy


Installation
The program must be manually installed.

The application will create an entry with an icon containing the text "SMS SPY" in the Settings > Applications menu.


However, the icon will not appear in the standard Applications menu.

The application also creates a service with the following name:
EmergencyService

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 21, 2014 revision 020
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 15, 2011 revision 019
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 18, 2011 revision 035
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 16, 2011
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