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Android.Lockdroid.F

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
October 22, 2014
Updated:
October 22, 2014 5:40:16 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Lockdroid.F is a Trojan horse for Android devices that locks the screen and displays a ransom demand on the compromised device.




Android package file

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

Installation
Once installed, the application will display a landscape picture of a lake with hills and blue sky with the text "JPG" and "PhotoViewer".

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 22, 2014 revision 016
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 24, 2017 revision 006
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 23, 2014 revision 002
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 24, 2017 revision 018
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 29, 2014
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Writeup By: Roberto Sponchioni

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