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Android.Gupno

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
July 22, 2015
Updated:
July 22, 2015 5:09:49 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Gupno is a Trojan horse for Android devices that poses as a legitimate app and attempts to charge users for features that are normally free. It may also display advertisements on the compromised device.




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

Package name: nes.fc.snk.nine3.mobo3.McDonaldland
Version: 2.4
Name: McDonaldland


Installation
Once installed, the application will display an icon with a large yellow letter M over the text "McDonald's" on a red background.



Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 22, 2015 revision 004
  • Latest Rapid Release version July 22, 2015 revision 004
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 22, 2015 revision 009
  • Latest Daily Certified version July 22, 2015 revision 009
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 22, 2015
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Dinesh Venkatesan

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