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Android.Rusms

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
June 16, 2014
Updated:
June 18, 2014 9:18:23 AM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
266,137 bytes
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Rusms is a Trojan horse for Android devices that sends SMS messages and steals information from the compromised device.



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

Package name: com.example.google.service

Installation
Once installed, the threat hides its application icon.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 17, 2014 revision 001
  • Latest Rapid Release version June 17, 2014 revision 001
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 17, 2014 revision 009
  • Latest Daily Certified version June 17, 2014 revision 009
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 18, 2014
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Takashi Katsuki

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