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Android.Fakelicense

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
June 27, 2013
Updated:
June 27, 2013 11:00:11 AM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Fakelicense is a Trojan horse that displays advertisements on the compromised device.

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

Package name: com.ura.uraap
Name: Blackberry messenger
Version: 1.3
Developer: RIM



Installation
Once installed, the application will display an icon with the text "Blackberry messenger".


Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 26, 2013 revision 004
  • Latest Rapid Release version June 26, 2013 revision 004
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 26, 2013 revision 017
  • Latest Daily Certified version June 26, 2013 revision 017
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 3, 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
  • Payload: Installs adware on the compromised 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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