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Android.Aplog

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
October 9, 2012
Updated:
October 9, 2012 12:12:43 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Aplog is a Trojan horse for Android devices that steals information from the device.

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

Package names:
  • Bigfool.ActBG335
  • com.hlinapp.drawcal
  • com.imangi.templerunning
  • com.lowcarbs.tomcat
  • com.sun.nbahightlight
  • com.sun.ringtoneking
  • predictor.ui

Installation
The Trojan must be installed manually. It is typically bundled with a legitimate game or system application. Once installed, the Trojan will display the icon of the legitimate application.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 9, 2012 revision 007
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 9, 2012 revision 007
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 10, 2012 revision 034
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 10, 2012 revision 034
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 10, 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 from the device.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Zhicheng Zeng

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