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Android.Kidlogger

Updated:
December 20, 2011 2:19:27 PM
Type:
Spyware
Version:
1.3 or 1.4
Publisher:
Tesline-Service
Risk Impact:
Low
Installation
The Trojan arrives as a package with the following details:

Free version

APK: KidLoggerLight.apk
Package name: net.kidlogger.kidloggerlight
Version: 1.4
Publisher: Tesline-Service
Application title: KidLogger (Only visible in Settings > Manage Apps.)
Icon: Default Android Icon

Paid version

APK
: KidLogger.apk
Package name
: net.kidlogger.kidlogger
Version
: 1.4
Publisher
: Tesline-Service
Application title: KidLogger (Only visible in Settings > Manage Apps.)
Icon: Binoculars


Keylogger addon
APK
: KidLoggerKeyboard.apk
Package name
: net.kidlogger.kidloggerkeyboard
Version
: 1.3
Publisher
: Tesline-Service
Application title
: KidLoggerKeyboard (Only visible in Settings > Manage Apps.)
Icon: Default Android Icon


Permissions
When the application is being installed, it requests permissions to perform the following actions:

  • Access location information, such as Cell-ID or WiFi. (Paid version only)
  • Access location information, such as GPS information.
  • Access and change information about the WiFi state.
  • Open network connections.
  • Monitor, modify, or end outgoing calls.
  • Read contact data.
  • Check the phone's current state.
  • Read, monitor, and send SMS messages on the device.
  • Start once the device has finished booting.
  • Read History bookmarks.


Functionality
The application will run in the background, gathering the following information and periodically uploading it to kidlogger.net:
  • Incoming and outgoing call logs
  • SMS messages
  • Phone book addresses
  • Emails
  • Browsing history
  • Photos
  • List of running apps
  • Keys pressed (with keylogger addon)
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