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Risk Level 1: Very Low

July 23, 2013
July 24, 2013 2:35:05 PM
Systems Affected:
Android.Bankun is a Trojan horse for Android devices that replaces certain banking applications on the compromised device.

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

Package name: com.google.bankun

Once installed, the application will display an icon of a white shopping bag with a blue and red triangle.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version pending
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 17, 2014 revision 034
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 23, 2013 revision 006
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 18, 2014 revision 003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 24, 2013
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.

Threat Assessment


  • Wild Level: Low
  • Number of Infections: 0 - 49
  • Number of Sites: 0 - 2
  • Geographical Distribution: Low
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy


  • Damage Level: Medium
  • Payload: Replaces certain applications on the device with malicious versions.
  • Deletes Files: Deletes certain applications on the compromised device.


  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Daniel Xiang

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