Monitoring-Tool:Android/SpyMob.A

Classification

Riskware

Monitoring-Tool

Android

SpyMob.A

Summary

SpyMob.A is a commercial monitoring tool that collects information pertaining to SMS messages, contact list, call log and GPS location of a targeted 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

SpyMob.A is a commercial monitoring tool that collects information pertaining to SMS messages, contact list, call log and GPS location of a targeted device. These details are later uploaded to Spy2Mobile servers and can be viewed by logging in to the user's account at Spy2Mobile.com.

SpyMob.A's icon and requested permissions

To use this application, the user must first installs SpyMob.A onto the targeted device, and register an account at SpyMobile.com

Installation and registration

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: 2013-03-05 00:00:00.0

Date Last Modified: 2013-03-05 00:00:00.0