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Android.Cellshark

Updated:
November 16, 2011 11:09:14 AM
Type:
Spyware
Name:
Cellshark Mobile Spy Monitor
Version:
1.98
Publisher:
Centralized Solutions LLC
Risk Impact:
High

Behavior

Android.Cellshark is a spyware application for Android devices that periodically gathers information from the device and uploads it to a predetermined location.

Android package file
The application arrives as the following application package:

APK: csllc.CellShark.apk
Version: 1.98
Publisher: Centralized Solutions LLC
Marketplace name: Cellshark Mobile Spy Monitor


Installation
The application must be manually installed.

The application will create an entry with an icon depicting a folder and a cog wheel, in the Settings > Applications > Manage Applications menu.



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

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 15, 2011 revision 006
  • Latest Rapid Release version April 24, 2012 revision 003
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 15, 2011 revision 019
  • Latest Daily Certified version April 24, 2012 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 16, 2011
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