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This malicious app received widespread media attention in Japan. It steals affected users' contacts information and sends the stolen data to a server.
To get a one-glance comprehensive view of the behavior of this Trojan, refer to the Threat Diagram shown below.
This Trojan may be manually installed by a user.
It sends the information it gathers to remote sites.
This Trojan sends the information it gathers to remote sites.
Upon installation, the malicious app appears on the home screen as a legitimate battery saving app.
It asks for the following permissions:
Examining the decompiled code of the app, its malicious routines are confirmed:
It queries the affected user's contacts information and sends said information to following remote servers through HTTP POST.
It may arrive using the following package names and installed as the following applications:
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