Android/Ssucl [Threat Name] go to Threat

Android/Ssucl.A [Threat Variant Name]

Category trojan
Size 502441 B
Detection created Feb 08, 2013
Signature database version 7985
Signature Android db version 3.771
Aliases Android/Ssucl.a (McAfee)
  Android.Claco (Symantec)
  Android:Ssucl-C.[Trj] (Avast)
Short description

Android/Ssucl.A is a rogue system tool.

Installation

The trojan must be downloaded and manually installed.

Information stealing

Android/Ssucl.A is a trojan that steals sensitive information.


The trojan collects the following information:

  • information about the operating system and system settings
  • login user names for certain applications/services
  • login passwords for certain applications/services
  • incoming SMS content
  • user's contacts

The trojan attempts to send gathered information to a remote machine.


The trojan contains a list of (2) URLs. The HTTP protocol is used.

Other information

The trojan serves as a backdoor. It can be controlled remotely.


The trojan acquires data and commands from a remote computer or the Internet.


It can execute the following operations:

  • download files from a remote computer and/or the Internet
  • steal sensitive information
  • send files to a remote computer
  • send SMS
  • restart the device
  • call number
  • forward calls

The trojan displays the following dialog box:

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