Threat Description

Adware: Android/Mobsqueeze.A


Category: Spyware
Type: Adware
Platform: Android
Aliases: Mobsqueeze.A


Mobsqueeze.A is an adware module found exclusively used by trojans in the FakeBattScar family.


Automatic action

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


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Technical Details

Mobsqueeze.A is an adware module that was found to be exclusively used by trojans in the FakeBattScar family to advertise the rogue Battery Optimizer application. A separate detection has also been added to detect applications that promote the FakeBattScar trojans.

Permissions requested by Mobsqueeze.A

Description Created: 2012-08-13 00:00:00.0

Description Last Modified: 2012-08-13 00:00:00.0


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