Trojan:Android/SmsSpy

Threat description

Details

CATEGORYMalware
TYPETrojanAndroid

Summary

Trojan:Android/SmsSpy variants intercepts incoming SMS messages and forwards them to a remote site.



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Technical Details

Trojan:Android/SmsSpy variants appear to be fake mobile applications that intercept received SMS messages and forward them to a remote site.

Variants

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