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Android.Vdloader

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
August 1, 2012
Updated:
August 3, 2012 4:23:11 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Vdloader is a Trojan horse for Android devices that opens a back door on the compromised device and steals confidential information.

Android package file
The Trojan may arrive as a package with one of the following names:
  • com.boa.easy.battery.saver
  • waterfall3dLive.boa.liveWPcube
  • mk.boa.g6.crackyourscreen
  • com.boa.ecapycsw.onetouchdrawing
  • ch.boa.smalltech.battery.free
  • waterfall3dLive.boa.liveWPcube
  • mominis.boa.Generic_Android.Ninja_Chicken
  • com.bao.progimax.airhorn.free

Installation
Once installed, this application will not display an icon.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version August 1, 2012 revision 038
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version August 2, 2012 revision 008
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 21, 2012 revision 008
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 8, 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: Opens a back door.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals confidential information.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Zhicheng Zeng

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