Threat Description

Trojan: Android/FakeAngry


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


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


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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

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


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