Monitoring-Tool:Android/MobiSMSSpy.A

Classification

Riskware

Monitoring-Tool

Android

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Summary

MobiSMSSpy.A is a commercial monitoring tool that tracks the location of an Android device.

Removal

Automatic action

Once the scan is complete, the F-Secure security product will ask if you want to uninstall the file, move it to the quarantine or keep it installed on your device.

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Technical Details

MobiSMSSpy.A is the detection for a commercial monitoring tool from mobinauten.de. The tool is used to track the location of an Android device.

While apps with such behavior 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: 2012-08-16 00:00:00.0

Date Last Modified: 2012-08-16 00:00:00.0