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Android.Bankun

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
July 23, 2013
Updated:
July 24, 2013 2:35:05 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Bankun is a Trojan horse for Android devices that replaces certain banking applications on the compromised device.

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

Package name: com.google.bankun


Installation
Once installed, the application will display an icon of a white shopping bag with a blue and red triangle.



Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version pending
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 27, 2013 revision 037
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 23, 2013 revision 006
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 28, 2013 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 24, 2013
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.

Threat Assessment

Wild

  • Wild Level: Low
  • Number of Infections: 0 - 49
  • Number of Sites: 0 - 2
  • Geographical Distribution: Low
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy

Damage

  • Damage Level: Medium
  • Payload: Replaces certain applications on the device with malicious versions.
  • Deletes Files: Deletes certain applications on the compromised device.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Daniel Xiang

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