- November 16, 2011 12:27:36 PM
- SMS Watcher Lite, SMS Watcher Pro
Android.Meswatcherbox is a spyware application for Android devices that forwards SMS messages without the user knowing.
Android package file
The application arrives as one of the following application packages:Free version:APK:
SMS Watcher LitePaid version:APK:
SMS Watcher Pro Installation
The application must be manually installed.
Once installed, the application will display a icon depicting a red speech bubble and a yellow envelope.
However, the paid version will not display this icon in the main Applications menu, though it will still appear in the Settings > Applications > Manage Applications menu.
An attacker with access to the device must then configure the application to forward text messages to a predetermined phone number.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version November 15, 2011 revision 006
Latest Rapid Release version November 15, 2011 revision 006
Initial Daily Certified version November 15, 2011 revision 019
Latest Daily Certified version November 15, 2011 revision 019
Initial Weekly Certified release date November 16, 2011
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