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Android.Spywaller

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
December 17, 2015
Updated:
January 4, 2016 12:26:22 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Spywaller is a Trojan horse for Android devices that steals information from the compromised device.




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

Package name: com.schemedroid
Version: 1
Name: Google Service


Installation
Once installed, the application will display an icon with a green robot with a white cube on its chest.




Note: Virus definitions dated December 24, 2015 or earlier detect this threat as Android.Droidwaller.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 17, 2015 revision 048
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 24, 2015 revision 004
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 28, 2015 revision 023
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 28, 2015 revision 023
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 23, 2015
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: QuBo Song

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