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Android.Scipiex

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
October 7, 2013
Updated:
October 15, 2013 1:45:35 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
329,137 bytes
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Scipiex is a Trojan horse for Android devices that steals information from the compromised device.

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

Package name: com.yxx.jiejie
APK: p2.apk
Name: Love Chat (translated from Korean)


Installation
Once installed, the application will display an icon with two pink hearts over a white and red background.



Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 7, 2013 revision 037
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 7, 2013 revision 037
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 8, 2013 revision 002
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 8, 2013 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 9, 2013
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.

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 compromised device.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Takashi Katsuki

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