This malware is a variant of a VMAP, a mobile component of targeted attacks which affected various sectors in the Middle East. It is capable of searching and extracting information from affected units, record calls, locating devices via geolocation, and downloading and installing other applications.
ANDROIDOS_STEALERC32 pretends itself as fake updates to chat applications like Facebook, WhatsApp, Messenger, LINE, and LoveChat.
Once installed on a device ANDROIDOS_STEALERC32 will perform the following actions:
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