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Android.Aplog

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
October 9, 2012
Updated:
October 9, 2012 12:12:43 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Aplog is a Trojan horse for Android devices that steals information from the device.

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

Package names:
  • Bigfool.ActBG335
  • com.hlinapp.drawcal
  • com.imangi.templerunning
  • com.lowcarbs.tomcat
  • com.sun.nbahightlight
  • com.sun.ringtoneking
  • predictor.ui

Installation
The Trojan must be installed manually. It is typically bundled with a legitimate game or system application. Once installed, the Trojan will display the icon of the legitimate application.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 9, 2012 revision 007
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 9, 2012 revision 007
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 10, 2012 revision 034
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 10, 2012 revision 034
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 10, 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
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals information from 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: Zhicheng Zeng

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