- December 4, 2012
- December 6, 2012 11:05:49 AM
Android.Fakelemon is a Trojan horse for Android devices that blocks certain SMS messages and may subscribe to services without the user's consent.
Android package file
The Trojan may arrive as a package with the following characteristics:
Once installed, the application will display an icon with Chinese characters.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version December 4, 2012 revision 004
Latest Rapid Release version December 4, 2012 revision 004
Initial Daily Certified version December 4, 2012 revision 008
Latest Daily Certified version December 4, 2012 revision 008
Initial Weekly Certified release date December 5, 2012
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Wild Level: Low
Number of Infections: 0 - 49
Number of Sites: 0 - 2
Geographical Distribution: Low
Threat Containment: Easy
Damage Level: Medium
Releases Confidential Info: Sends SMS messages to a remote location.
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Writeup By: Daniel Xiang