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  3. Android.FindAndCall


March 2, 2015 2:17:10 PM
Potentially Unwanted App
Risk Impact:
Systems Affected:


Android.FindAndCall is a Potentially Unwanted Application for Android devices that may leak information.

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

Package name: il.co.egv
Name: Find&Call

When the Trojan is being installed, it requests permissions to perform the following actions:
  • Access location information, such as GPS information.
  • Open network connections.
  • Access location information, such as Cell-ID or WiFi.
  • Initiate a phone call without using the Phone UI or requiring confirmation from the user.
  • Check the phone's current state.
  • Write to external storage devices.
  • Read user's contacts data.
  • Read SMS messages on the device.

Once installed, the application will display an icon with a white outline of a phone against a pink background.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 9, 2013 revision 005
  • Latest Rapid Release version June 12, 2015 revision 022
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 9, 2013
  • Latest Daily Certified version June 13, 2015 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 10, 2013
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Mario Ballano

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