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Android.FindAndCall

Updated:
March 10, 2014 11:51:09 PM
Type:
Potentially Unwanted App
Name:
Find&Call
Risk Impact:
Low
Systems Affected:
Android

Behavior

Android.FindAndCall is a Potentially Unwanted Application for Android devices that may leak information.

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

Package name: il.co.egv
Name: Find&Call

Permissions
When the Trojan is being installed, it requests permissions to perform the following actions:
  • Access location information, such as GPS information.
  • Open network connections.
  • Access location information, such as Cell-ID or WiFi.
  • Initiate a phone call without using the Phone UI or requiring confirmation from the user.
  • Check the phone's current state.
  • Write to external storage devices.
  • Read user's contacts data.
  • Read SMS messages on the device.

Installation
Once installed, the application will display an icon with a white outline of a phone against a pink background.

Writeup By: Mario Ballano

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