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Android.Fakemrat

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
January 25, 2016
Updated:
February 5, 2016 2:52:24 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Fakemrat is a Trojan horse for Android devices that opens a back door and steals information from the compromised device.



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

Package name: com.view.openpdf
Version number: 1.0

Installation
Once installed, the application will display a red icon with the text "PDF FOTOSEARCH" in white.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 26, 2016 revision 003
  • Latest Rapid Release version May 31, 2016 revision 036
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 26, 2016 revision 036
  • Latest Daily Certified version June 1, 2016 revision 005
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 27, 2016
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Yusuke Kudo

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2016 Internet Security Threat Report, Volume 21
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