Intrusion Prevention

Android.BadNews.Botnet

Description

This indicates that the Android system may be infected by the BadNews botnet.
Badnews malware is a botnet application targeted at Android systems.

Affected Products

Any unprotected Android system is vulnerable to the attack.

Impact

Information Disclosure: The botnet operator can obtain critical information.

Recommended Actions

If required, this signature's action can be set to "Block" to block this application.
Use Anti-Virus software to scan and clean the system.