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


Risk Level 1: Very Low

March 4, 2014
March 13, 2014 11:26:59 PM
Infection Length:
Systems Affected:
Android.Dendoroid is a Trojan horse for Android devices that opens a back door, steals information, and may perform other malicious activities on the compromised device.

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

Package name: com.parental.control.v4
Version: 1.0
Name: Dendroid

Once installed, the application will display a green hexagon shaped icon with the Android logo with tree branches on its head.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 4, 2014 revision 017
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 21, 2016 revision 001
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 4, 2014 revision 032
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 21, 2016 revision 008
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 5, 2014
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Mark Anthony Balanza

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