These malicious programs allow for remote management of the mobile device on which they are installed. In addition, these programs intercept incoming SMS messages and steal other user data on the mobile device.
Geographical distribution of attacks by the Trojan-Spy.AndroidOS.SmsThief family
Geographical distribution of attacks during the period from 31 July 2014 to 3 August 2015
Top 10 countries with most attacked users (% of total attacks)
* Percentage among all unique Kaspersky Lab users worldwide who were attacked by this malware