Cawitt.A operates silently in the background, gathering device information which it later forwards to a remote server.
When detected during scanning, F-Secure SAFE will prompt you for a desired action. You may assess the detected file and choose to Uninstall, Quarantine or keep it installed on your device. More information about these options can be found at Help Center: Assess files detected during scanning.
More information on the 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 information.
Once installed, Cawitt.A will not place a launcher icon in the application menu to prevent it from being noticed by the device owner. Its presence however, can be revealed with a quick look under 'Manage applications' in Settings.
Cawitt.A as listed on the device, and the permissions it requested.
Cawitt.A operates silently in the background, gathering device information which it later forwards to a remote server. Collected information include:
It also sends out premium-rate SMS messages from the device upon receiving command from the remote server.