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Adware.AnonyPlayer.1.origin

Added to the Dr.Web virus database: 2015-11-27

Virus description added:

SHA1:
a762267d87bf1d33f0d94362629a476b581ae295

An unwanted application responsible for showing advertisements on Android mobile devices. It can be installed by Android.Spy.510 disguising as a program which supposedly assures a user`s anonymity.

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Installed, the application starts to show advertisement only after a specific time period. To do that, as the installation is complete, it calculates the time of “incubation period” and saves it at SharedPreferences in the “Installer_Inc” variable.

Adware.AnonyPlayer.1.origin prompts the victim to allow the use of the Accessibility Service that will help him to monitor all system events.

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After Adware.AnonyPlayer.1.origin identifies that a user launches this or that program, it checks if its packet name corresponds to the one of the applications in the following list:

  • org.adw.launcher
  • com.android.launcher
  • com.android.systemui
  • com.android.settings
  • com.android.dialer
  • com.huawei.android.launcher
  • com.google.android.gm
  • com.android.deskclock
  • com.android.calendar
  • com.android.contacts
  • com.sec.android.app.camera
  • com.lge.settings.easy
  • com.android.providers.downloads.ui
  • com.android.calculator2
  • com.android.mms
  • com.android.phone
  • android
  • com.lge.clock
  • com.sec.android.app.launcher
  • com.android.gallery
  • com.android.camera
  • com.google.android.apps.maps
  • com.lge.launcher2
  • com.apusapps.launcher
  • com.lge.splitwindow
  • com.sonyericsson.home
  • com.android.incallui
  • com.google.android.inputmethod.latin
  • com.whatsapp
  • com.android.packageinstaller

If the application is not in the list, Adware.AnonyPlayer.1.origin creates a special message using WebView, which is displayed on top of a user`s running program. This notification contains advertisement that is downloaded from the command and control server, located at http://39e377e52[removed].com.

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If the application is found in the list, the advertisement function is not activated.

Curing recommendations

  1. If the operating system (OS) can be loaded (either normally or in safe mode), download Dr.Web Security Space and run a full scan of your computer and removable media you use. More about Dr.Web Security Space.
  2. If you cannot boot the OS, change the BIOS settings to boot your system from a CD or USB drive. Download the image of the emergency system repair disk Dr.Web® LiveDisk , mount it on a USB drive or burn it to a CD/DVD. After booting up with this media, run a full scan and cure all the detected threats.
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  1. If the mobile device is operating normally, download and install Dr.Web for Android. Run a full system scan and follow recommendations to neutralize the detected threats.
  2. If the mobile device has been locked by Android.Locker ransomware (the message on the screen tells you that you have broken some law or demands a set ransom amount; or you will see some other announcement that prevents you from using the handheld normally), do the following:
    • Load your smartphone or tablet in the safe mode (depending on the operating system version and specifications of the particular mobile device involved, this procedure can be performed in various ways; seek clarification from the user guide that was shipped with the device, or contact its manufacturer);
    • Once you have activated safe mode, install the Dr.Web for Android onto the infected handheld and run a full scan of the system; follow the steps recommended for neutralizing the threats that have been detected;
    • Switch off your device and turn it on as normal.

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