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Risk Level 1: Very Low

June 6, 2012
June 7, 2012 11:55:41 AM
Infection Length:
599,342 bytes
Systems Affected:
Android.Kabstamper is a Trojan horse for Android devices that corrupts images found on the compromised device.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 6, 2012 revision 039
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 7, 2012 revision 003
  • Latest Daily Certified version June 7, 2012 revision 003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 13, 2012
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Threat Assessment


  • Wild Level: Low
  • Number of Infections: 0 - 49
  • Number of Sites: 0 - 2
  • Geographical Distribution: Low
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy


  • Damage Level: Medium
  • Modifies Files: Modifies .JPG files on the compromised device.


  • Distribution Level: Low
Note: On May 14, 2015, modifications will be made to the threat write-ups to streamline the content. The Threat Assessment section will no longer be published as this section is no longer relevant to today's threat landscape. The Risk Level will continue to be the main threat risk assessment indicator.
Writeup By: Symantec Security Response

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