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


Risk Level 1: Very Low

October 5, 2014
October 10, 2014 3:34:05 PM
Infection Length:
Systems Affected:
Android.Habey is a Trojan horse for Android devices that may attempt to delete files and send SMS messages from the compromised device.

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

Package name: com.elite
Version: 1.0
Name: Angry Birds Transformers

Once installed, the application will display a black and red icon with the Angry Birds Transformers logo and the text "TRANSFORMERS."

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 5, 2014 revision 002
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 22, 2016 revision 024
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 5, 2014 revision 019
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 22, 2016 revision 025
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 8, 2014
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Writeup By: Dinesh Venkatesan

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