1. Symantec/
  2. Security Response/
  3. Android.Lockdroid.G


Risk Level 1: Very Low

May 6, 2014
August 6, 2015 3:30:28 PM
Infection Length:
Systems Affected:
Android.Lockdroid.G is a Trojan horse for Android devices that may display a ransom demand on the compromised device.

Android package file

The Trojan may arrive as a package with the following characteristics:
  • Package name: com.android
  • Version: 1.0
  • Name: BaDoink

Once installed, the application will display a blue icon with a white and blue circular logo.

For more information, see our blog:
The dawn of ransomwear: How ransomware could move to wearable devices

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 6, 2014 revision 024
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 17, 2017 revision 034
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 6, 2014 revision 019
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 18, 2017 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 7, 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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