Trojan:SymbOS/Lipcharge.A

Classification

Malware

Trojan

SymbOS

Trojan:SymbOS/Lipcharge.A

Summary

Lipcharge.A downloads configuration data and new software, which are later installed onto the compromised device.

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Technical Details

Lipcharge.A is possibly a downloaded component for another trojan. It downloads configuration data and new software, which are later installed onto the compromised device. Other functionalities include sending and receiving SMS messages, and filtering certain SMS messages from the system log.