- June 4, 2013
- June 7, 2013 4:54:43 PM
Android.Obad is a Trojan horse for Android devices that opens a back door, steals information, and downloads files. It also sends SMS messages to premium-rate numbers and spreads malware to Bluetooth-enabled devices.
Android package file
The Trojan may arrive as a package with the following characteristics:
Package name: com.android.system.admin
Once installed, the application runs in the background and does not display an icon.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version June 4, 2013 revision 005
Latest Rapid Release version January 4, 2016 revision 016
Initial Daily Certified version June 4, 2013 revision 016
Latest Daily Certified version January 4, 2016 revision 020
Initial Weekly Certified release date June 5, 2013
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Writeup By: Santiago Cortes