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  3. Android.Penetho


October 1, 2012 11:01:46 AM
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Android.Penetho is a hacktool for Android devices that can be used to crack the WiFi password of the router that the device is using.

Android package file
The Trojan may arrive as a package with the following characteristics:

Package name: com.h1xumz.penetratepro
Publisher: penetrate.underdev.org
Version: 4.8.3
Name: Penetrate Pro

Once installed, the application displays an icon with the text of "Penetrate Pro".

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 18, 2012 revision 039
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 6, 2013 revision 009
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 19, 2012 revision 002
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 6, 2013 revision 017
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 3, 2012
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Daniel Xiang

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