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Android.Batterydoctor

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
October 19, 2011
Updated:
October 19, 2011 4:08:47 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Batterydoctor is Trojan that makes exaggerated claims about the device's ability to recharge the battery, as well as steal information.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 27, 2011 revision 051
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 28, 2011 revision 002
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 12, 2012 revision 021
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
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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: Poul Jensen

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