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Android.Golocker

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
June 18, 2012
Updated:
June 20, 2012 6:12:51 AM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Golocker is a Trojan horse for Android devices that steals information from the compromised device.

Android package file
The Trojan may arrive as one of the following APK packages:
Package name: com.[PACKAGE NAME].golocker
Version: 1.0
Title: [APP NAME] Theme

Package name: com.[PACKAGE NAME].theme
Version: 1.0
Title: [APP NAME] Theme

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 18, 2012 revision 007
  • Latest Rapid Release version June 18, 2012 revision 007
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 18, 2012 revision 017
  • Latest Daily Certified version June 18, 2012 revision 017
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 20, 2012
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.

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: Steals potentially confidential information.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Sends information to a remote location.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
  • Target of Infection: Android devices
Writeup By: Tommy Dong

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