Threat Description

Trojan:​Android/FakeAngry

Details

Aliases: Trojan:​Android/FakeAngry, Trojan:​Android/FakeAngry.A
Category: Malware
Type: TrojanAndroid
Platform: W32

Summary


Trojan:Android/FakeAngry silently gathers information from the device and forwards the details to a remote location.



Removal


F-Secure's Mobile Security product blocks installation of this program with default settings.

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More information on scanning or removal options are available in the documentation for your F-Secure Mobile Security product on the Downloads section of our Home - Global site.

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



Technical Details


FakeAngry.A is distributed in a malicious package named 'com.i22.angrybirds', found in a trojanized application.

It gathers the following information from the compromised device and forwards the details to a remote location:

  • Device ID
  • International Mobile Equipment Identity (IMEI) number
  • International Mobile Subscriber Identity (IMSI) number
  • SDK version
  • SIM serial number
  • Subscriber ID
More

This malware is discussed in further detail in: Q1 2012 Mobile Threat Report (PDF).






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