Android/InitrUp Trojan

Posted: April 9, 2012 in Vulnerabilities

The Android/InitrUp Trojan masquarades as a popular Chinese-language Android game. Upon infection, the malware attempts to extract sensitive informaiton from the installed-device, as well as generate charges for various premium carrier services (ex: SMS messaging). Installation of the Trojan does not require any specific user authorization or permission internaction, setting this appart from a majority of threats for the Android Platform.

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