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Android.Pandbot

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
June 30, 2012
Updated:
July 12, 2012 4:40:43 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Pandbot is a Trojan horse for Android devices that may download more files onto the device.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 30, 2012 revision 008
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 1, 2012 revision 008
  • Latest Daily Certified version July 1, 2012 revision 008
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 4, 2012
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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
  • Payload: May download files onto the device.

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: Santiago Cortes and Cathal Mullaney

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