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Android.Pirator

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
February 16, 2012
Updated:
February 16, 2012 12:57:54 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
5,131,229 bytes
Systems Affected:
Android
CVE References:
CVE-2011-1823
Android.Pirator is a Trojan horse on the Android platform that downloads files and steals potentially confidential information from the compromised device.

Android package file
The Trojan may arrive as an APK package with the following characteristics:

Process Name
com.nubee.coinpirates

Version

1.0.6

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version February 15, 2012 revision 009
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 15, 2012 revision 018
  • Latest Daily Certified version February 17, 2012 revision 004
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 22, 2012
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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: Downloads files.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals information from the device.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Liang Yuan

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