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Android.Fakebanco

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
November 20, 2014
Updated:
November 21, 2014 11:13:53 AM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Fakebanco is a Trojan horse for Android devices that redirects users to a phishing page in order to steal their information.



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

Package name:
appinventor.ai_funayamajogos.BancodoBrasil
Version: 5.72
Name: BancodoBrasil

Installation
Once installed, the application will display a yellow icon with a blue logo, mimicking the appearance of a legitimate banking app.



Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 20, 2014
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 20, 2014
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 20, 2014 revision 039
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 20, 2014 revision 039
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 26, 2014
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Writeup By: Dinesh Venkatesan

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