Hack-Tool:Android/Penetho.A

Classification

Riskware

Hack-Tool

Android

Penetho.A

Summary

Penetho.A is a penetration testing application that is capable of generating a password for a WiFi router.

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Technical Details

Penetho.A is penetration testing application that takes full advantage of a well-known vulnerability in the Thomson/Speedtouch router. It is capable of generating a password for the WiFi router using the Service Set Identification (SSID).

Penetho.A's icon and WiFi confirmation

While hack-tools and similar apps may be legitimately used by the device's authorized user, they are classified by security programs as riskware because in the hands of unauthorized users, they can also be used to cause damage to the user's data or the device.

If you are confident that you are aware of the risks involved in using the program and consent to its use, you may choose to keep it installed on your device.

Date Created: 2012-11-26 00:00:00.0

Date Last Modified: 2012-11-26 00:00:00.0