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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
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.

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
Writeup By: Tommy Dong

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