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Android.Stels

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
March 28, 2013
Updated:
March 29, 2013 12:05:17 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Stels is a Trojan horse for Android devices that opens a back door and steals information from the compromised device.

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

Package name: android.systempack.ins
Version: 1.0
Name: FLASHPLAYER.UPDATE


Installation
Once installed, the application will display a Flash icon consisting of a white letter F on a red square.


Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 29, 2013 revision 001
  • Latest Rapid Release version May 31, 2016 revision 036
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 29, 2013 revision 004
  • Latest Daily Certified version June 1, 2016 revision 005
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 3, 2013
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Tommy Dong

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