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Android.Fakebank.B

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
October 11, 2013
Updated:
October 11, 2013 3:29:55 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Android
Android.Fakebank.B 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.google.games.stores
Version: 1.0
Name: Google App Store


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


Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 10, 2013 revision 032
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 29, 2014 revision 024
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 11, 2013 revision 001
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 30, 2014 revision 004
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 16, 2013
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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: Opens a back door on the compromised device.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals information from the compromised device.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Tommy Dong

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