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Risk Level 1: Very Low

June 17, 2013
June 18, 2013 1:40:39 PM
Systems Affected:
Android.Basedao is a Trojan horse for Android devices that steals information from the compromised device.

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

Package name: com.basedao
Version: 1.0
Name: baseDao

Once installed, the application will display an icon of a green robot with a white cube on its chest.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 17, 2013 revision 004
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 23, 2013 revision 004
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 17, 2013 revision 021
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 23, 2013 revision 017
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 19, 2013
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Threat Assessment


  • Wild Level: Low
  • Number of Infections: 0 - 49
  • Number of Sites: 0 - 2
  • Geographical Distribution: Low
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy


  • Damage Level: Medium
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals information from the compromised device.


  • 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: Tommy Dong

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