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Android.Twikabot

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
June 25, 2012
Updated:
June 26, 2012 11:32:31 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Twikabot is a Trojan horse for Android devices that attempts to steal information.

Android package file
The Trojan may arrive through email as a package with the following name:

APK: be_social_plugin.apk

Installation
Once installed, the application will not display an icon. The device package browser does however display the following:


Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 25, 2012 revision 018
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 25, 2012 revision 019
  • Latest Daily Certified version June 25, 2012 revision 019
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 27, 2012
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Kevin Savage

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