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Android.Piddialer

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
November 10, 2014
Updated:
November 11, 2014 3:49:23 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Piddialer is a Trojan horse for Android devices that dials premium-rate numbers from the compromised device.




Note:
Virus definitions dated November 10, 2014 or earlier detect this threat as Android.Pdialer.

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

Package name: com.nrs.aspporn4you
Version: 1.3.8287


Installation
Once installed, the application will display a white square as an icon.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 7, 2014 revision 001
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 10, 2014 revision 007
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 7, 2014 revision 018
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 12, 2014 revision 020
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 12, 2014
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Writeup By: Dinesh Venkatesan

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