New Android Trojan fakes device shut down, spies on users

Discussion in 'malware problems & news' started by IvoShoen, Feb 19, 2015.

  1. IvoShoen

    IvoShoen Registered Member

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    woomera Registered Member

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    well they r gonna get smarter as time goes by but its still a safe OS IMO and i havent installed any AV on my device though have the latest OS (lollipop) installed.
     
  3. daman1

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    As far as I understand the app requires root so if your capable enough to root your device you should know a thing or two about the risks your taking. Low risk IMO
     
  4. IvoShoen

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    Don't think I'm infected just cya. But is there a detection process and a removal tool yet?
     
  6. IvoShoen

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    I think any good security app like Avast Mobile, AVG, Sophos, etc should be able to kill it.
     
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    I use the free Q.360 anti-malware on my Android. Is that just a scanner? If so, are their any recommended real=time protection apps available for Android.
     
  8. IvoShoen

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    360 is a good real-time solution that should be able to protect you from stuff like this.
     
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    New Lollipop devices not encrypted by default

    -- Tom
     
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