- July 6, 2011
- July 6, 2011 8:41:39 AM
Also Known As:
- ANDROIDOS_SPYGOLD.A [Trend]
- 5,978,987 bytes
Android.Golddream is a Trojan horse that steals information from Android devices.
Android package file
This Trojan disguises itself on certain marketplaces as game software, but it comes bundled with a Trojan.
The Trojan then creates a service with the following name:
Credit to Dr. Jiang of NCSU.edu for finding this threat.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version July 6, 2011 revision 002
Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
Initial Daily Certified version July 6, 2011 revision 003
Latest Daily Certified version April 24, 2012 revision 002
Initial Weekly Certified release date July 6, 2011
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Writeup By: Masaki Suenaga