- May 29, 2013
- May 30, 2013 7:41:02 AM
Android.Centero is a Trojan horse for Android devices that displays advertisements on the compromised device.
Android package file
The Trojan may arrive as a package with the following characteristics:
One of the following package names:
Once installed, the application displays a red icon with an "e" and a "+" (plus) sign.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version May 29, 2013 revision 006
Latest Rapid Release version May 29, 2013 revision 006
Initial Daily Certified version May 29, 2013 revision 017
Latest Daily Certified version May 29, 2013 revision 017
Initial Weekly Certified release date May 29, 2013
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Wild Level: Low
Number of Infections: 0 - 49
Number of Sites: 0 - 2
Geographical Distribution: Low
Threat Containment: Easy
Damage Level: Low
Payload: Displays advertisements on the compromised device.
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Writeup By: Daniel Xiang