Threat Description

Trojan: Android/MarketPay.A


Category: Malware
Type: Trojan
Platform: Android
Aliases: Trojan:Android/MarketPay.A


MarketPay.A collects the device's associated phone number and IMEI number, and forwards the information to a remote server.


Automatic action

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

More scanning & removal options

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 information.

Contact Support

For further assistance, F-Secure customers can request support online via the Request support or the Chat forms on our Home - Global site.

Technical Details

MarketPay.A is distributed via a trojanized application, using a package named com.mediawoz.gotq.apk. When installed on a device, it automatically places orders to purchase applications from the Chinese mobile market ( without the user's consent.

This malware also collects the device's associated phone number and IMEI number, and forwards this information to a remote server.

MarketPay.A's icon


Suspect a file or URL was wrongly detected? Submit a sample to our Labs for analysis

Submit Now

Keep your mobile device protected

F-Secure Mobile Security will keep your mobile device protected on the go and enable you to find it in case you lose it

Learn More