Android/Klinti [Threat Name] go to Threat

Android/Klinti.A [Threat Variant Name]

Category trojan
Size 77776 B
Detection created Aug 05, 2014
Detection database version 10207
Detection Android db version 1872
Aliases Android:Klinti-A (Avast)
  Android/Klinti.A.1 (Avira)
Short description

The trojan serves as a backdoor. It can be controlled remotely.


The trojan must be downloaded and manually installed.

Information stealing

Android/Klinti.A is a trojan that steals sensitive information.

The following information is collected:

  • the user's contacts
  • call history
  • telephone number
  • contents of incoming SMS messages
  • current device location
  • screenshots
  • name, type and version of the device
  • device model

The trojan attempts to send the found files to a remote machine.

Other information

The trojan acquires data and commands from a remote computer or the Internet.

The trojan contains a URL address. The TCP protocol is used.

It may perform the following actions:

  • various file system operations
  • record calls
  • monitor incomming SMS messages
  • send SMS messages
  • delete SMS
  • connect to remote computers to a specific port
  • send gathered information

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