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Android.Uupay

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
June 17, 2014
Updated:
June 17, 2014 3:49:47 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Uupay is a Trojan horse for Android devices that steals information from the compromised device. It may also download additional malware.



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

Package names:
  • com.android.googleservice
  • com.google.system.king
  • com.uucun4470.android.cms

Note
: This Trojan was preinstalled on Star N9500 mobile devices.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 17, 2014 revision 008
  • Latest Rapid Release version June 17, 2014 revision 008
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 17, 2014 revision 024
  • Latest Daily Certified version June 17, 2014 revision 024
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 18, 2014
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
  • Payload: Downloads additional malware.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals information from the compromised device.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Roberto Sponchioni

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