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Android.Backflash

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
September 17, 2013
Updated:
November 8, 2013 3:44:16 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Backflash is a Trojan horse for Android devices that opens a back door and steals information from the compromised device.

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

Package name: com.adobe.flash
Version: 2.2
Name: Adobe Flash Player


Installation
Once installed, the application will display an icon with the a letter "F" on a red background.



Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 17, 2013 revision 004
  • Latest Rapid Release version July 29, 2015 revision 033
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 17, 2013 revision 016
  • Latest Daily Certified version July 30, 2015 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Tommy Dong

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