Trojan-Downloader:Android/Boqx

Threat description

Details

CATEGORYMalware
TYPETrojan-Downloader
PLATFORMAndroid

Summary

Trojan-Downloader:Android/Boqx refers to a maliciously repackaged version of a popular gaming application.

Removal

Automatic action

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Technical Details

When compared to the legitimate app, the trojanized Boqx version requests additional permissions which, if granted, allow it to download additional executable content from a remote server.

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