Threat Description

Trojan: Android/MarketPay.A

Details

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

Summary


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



Removal


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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 (10086.cn) 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.

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