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Android.Tetus

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
January 23, 2013
Updated:
January 24, 2013 11:18:40 AM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Tetus is a Trojan horse for Android devices that steals information from the compromised device.

Android package file
The Trojan may arrive with one of the following package names:
  • com.appengines.fastphone
  • com.coolmasterz.flirt
  • com.stephbriggs5.batteryimprove
  • com.supersocialmob.allfriends


Installation
Once installed, the application will display an icon with one of the following names:
  • All Friends
  • Battery Improve
  • Faster Phone
  • Flirt!


Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 23, 2013 revision 001
  • Latest Rapid Release version January 8, 2015 revision 032
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 23, 2013 revision 005
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 8, 2015 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 30, 2013
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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
Note: On May 14, 2015, modifications will be made to the threat write-ups to streamline the content. The Threat Assessment section will no longer be published as this section is no longer relevant to today's threat landscape. The Risk Level will continue to be the main threat risk assessment indicator.
Writeup By: Daniel Xiang

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