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Android.Spitmo

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
September 13, 2011
Updated:
September 14, 2011 7:27:45 AM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
19,724 bytes
Android.Spitmo is a Trojan horse that steals information from Android devices.

Android Package File
The Trojan arrives as the following APK file:
simseg.apk

Installation
The Trojan may create the following package:
org.android.system


Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 13, 2011 revision 018
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 13, 2011 revision 018
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 13, 2011 revision 023
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 13, 2011 revision 023
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 14, 2011
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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 Android devices.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Note: On May 14, 2015, modifications will be made to the threat write-ups to streamline the content. The Threat Assessment section will no longer be published as this section is no longer relevant to today's threat landscape. The Risk Level will continue to be the main threat risk assessment indicator.
Writeup By: Andrea Lelli

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