Date Discovered: November 17th, 2017
Reported Infections: Medium
Operating System: Android
Amount of PCs Infected: 25,000
Virus Detected onScanGuard?: YES
How it affects the user: This virus will affect the user by infecting their device through a malicious app such as a battery optimizer with a hidden malware built in that will then have the power to shut the device down, steal banking credentials and other personal information.
Resolution: Download and runScanGuard.
Summary of how to remove Virus:
This virus affects the Android operating system and infects the device by the user visiting an infected website Typically, Android malware attempts to steal personal or account information, gain access to device functions via backdoors, send text messages or dial premium numbers, and lock or encrypt the device so the user has to pay to unlock the device. This was first discovered on the 17th of November 2017.