- April 10, 2012
- April 26, 2012 1:52:52 AM
- 220,015 bytes
Android.Tigerbot is a Trojan horse for Android devices that opens a back door on the compromised device.
Android package file
The Trojan may arrive as a package with the following name:
Icon: The Trojan does not create an application icon. However, it may appear in Manage Applications as an application named System.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version April 10, 2012 revision 001
Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
Initial Daily Certified version April 10, 2012 revision 003
Latest Daily Certified version April 10, 2012 revision 003
Initial Weekly Certified release date April 11, 2012
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Wild Level: Low
Number of Infections: 0 - 49
Number of Sites: 0 - 2
Geographical Distribution: Low
Threat Containment: Easy
Damage Level: Medium
Payload: Opens a back door on the compromised device.
Releases Confidential Info: Records contacts, incoming, and outgoing call numbers.
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Writeup By: Asuka Yamamoto