Threat Description

Trojan:​Android/MarketPay.A

Details

Aliases: Trojan:​Android/MarketPay.A
Category: Malware
Type: Trojan
Platform: Android

Summary



MarketPay.A collects the device's associated phone number and IMEI number, and forwards the information to a remote server.



Removal



F-Secure's Mobile Security product blocks installation of this program with default settings.



Technical Details



MarketPay.A is distributed via a trojanized application, using a package named com.mediawoz.gotq.apk. When installed on a device, it automatically places orders to purchase applications from the Chinese mobile market (10086.cn) without the user's consent.

This malware also collects the device's associated phone number and IMEI number, and forwards this information to a remote server.

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