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Android.Gappusin

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
February 15, 2012
Updated:
February 20, 2012 8:09:34 AM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
11,952,715 bytes
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Gappusin is a Trojan horse for Android devices that downloads applications and disguises them as system updates.

Android package file
The Trojan may arrive as a package with the following name:
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Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version February 15, 2012 revision 033
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 15, 2012 revision 036
  • Latest Daily Certified version May 1, 2012 revision 002
  • 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 potentially malicious applications.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals device information.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Yi Li

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