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Android.Rootcager

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
March 2, 2011
Updated:
February 9, 2012 12:54:41 PM
Also Known As:
Andr/DroidD-A [Sophos]
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Rootcager is a Trojan horse that steals information from Android devices.


For more information, please see the following blog post:
New Android Threat Gives Phone a Root Canal

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 2, 2011 revision 004
  • Latest Rapid Release version May 25, 2016 revision 024
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 2, 2011 revision 019
  • Latest Daily Certified version May 25, 2016 revision 020
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 2, 2011
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Kaoru Hayashi

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