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Android.Sumzand

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
August 3, 2012
Updated:
August 3, 2012 10:37:09 AM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Sumzand is a Trojan horse for Android devices that steals information and sends it to a remote location.

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

APK:
  • jp.fw.sumacha_sor_c
  • jp.fw.sumacha_mov_k
Version: 1.0
Name: solar.apk


Installation
Once installed, the application will display an icon with Japanese characters or with the following text:
Solar




Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version August 2, 2012 revision 035
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version August 3, 2012 revision 004
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 26, 2012 revision 021
  • 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
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals information.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Asuka Yamamoto

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