Trojan:Android/SMSFisher

Classification

Malware

Trojan

Android

Trojan:Android/SMSFisher, Trojan:Android/SMSFisher.A

Summary

Trojan:Android/SMSFisher silently sends out SMS messages and hides its activities by aborting broadcast messages originating from specific numbers.

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Technical Details

Trojan:Android/SMSFisher silently sends out SMS messages. To disguise its activities, the malware aborts notification messages related to SMS message broadcasts originating from specific numbers.

More

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

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