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Android.Rootnik.B

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
November 17, 2017
Updated:
November 17, 2017 6:04:29 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Rootnik.B is a Trojan horse for Android devices that roots the device and downloads potentially malicious files.

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

APK: com.byv.ioumiw
Version: 1.21
Name: baby[CHINESE CHARACTERS]


Installation
Once installed, the application will display an icon with woman wearing a bikini.


Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 16, 2017 revision 057
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 16, 2017 revision 057
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 17, 2017 revision 009
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 17, 2017 revision 009
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 22, 2017
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Writeup By: Martin Zhang

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