Published Feb 21, 2012 | Updated Sep 15, 2017


Severe |Detected with Windows Defender Antivirus

Aliases: HEUR:Trojan.AndroidOS.Plangton.a (Kaspersky) Adware.Startapp.origin (Dr.Web) Android/Plankton.H trojan (ESET) Andr/NewyearL-B (Sophos)


Trojan:AndroidOS/Plankton.gen!A is a trojan that affects mobile devices running the Android operating system. It may arrive as part of repackaged Android apps and downloaded from third-party Android app markets. It changes the device's settings, and steals information stored in the device.

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