1. Symantec/
  2. Security Response/
  3. Android.Fakeupdate


Risk Level 1: Very Low

August 19, 2013
August 19, 2013 4:04:02 PM
Systems Affected:
Android.Fakeupdate is a Trojan horse for Android devices that downloads other applications onto the compromised device.

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

Package name: com.redwomannet.mainlove
Version: 4.0.3

Once installed, the application will display an icon with with a pink and white heart on a pink and white background.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version pending
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 21, 2016 revision 001
  • Initial Daily Certified version August 19, 2013 revision 017
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 21, 2016 revision 008
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 21, 2013
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Tommy Dong

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