Threat Description

Riskware: Android/QPlus.A

Details

Category: Riskware
Type: Riskware
Platform: Android

Summary


QPlus.A is a tool that runs silently in the background, gathering device information and later forwarding it to a remote server.



Removal


Automatic action

Once detected, the F-Secure security product will automatically block the program and prompt the user for a desired action.

More

More information on scanning and removal options available in your F-Secure product can be found in the Help Center.

You may also refer to the Knowledge Base on the F-Secure Community site for more assistance.



Technical Details


QPlus.A is a tool that gathers information from the device it was installed on. It runs silently in the background, and cannot be seen on the list of applications. Its presence however, becomes visible when looking into application management.

When monitoring a device, QPlus.A runs as a service in the background. It monitors and collects the following information, which is later sent to a proxy mail server:

  • Call logs
  • SMS messages
  • Instant Messenger chat history
QPlus.A runs as a service in the background





Description Created: 2012-08-07 00:00:00.0

Description Last Modified: 2012-09-05 00:00:00.0


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