Android.Fakedefender is a Trojan horse for Android devices that displays fake security alerts in an attempt to convince the user to purchase an app in order to remove non-existent malware or security risks from the device.
Android package file
The Trojan may arrive as a package with the following characteristics:
Once installed, the application displays an icon with the text "Android Defender".
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