Threat Description

Trojan:​Android/SmsSend.A

Details

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

Summary



SmsSend.A is an SMS-sending malware that reaps profit from sending SMS messages to premium rate numbers.



Removal



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



Technical Details



SmsSend.A is a version of another malware called OpFake. It reaps profit by sending the message "gf bigfun 281 fnuXW9Ey5" to these numbers: 9993, 9994, and 9995.

SmsSend.C operates in the same way SmsSend.A does, but uses a different display image, message content and recipient numbers. When executed, it displays images of nude women and sends out the message .galve 328 SjhFaG1IK. to the following numbers: 6008, 6006, 6152, and 6952.

Screenshot of SmsSend.A in action




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