Kaspersky Lab's protection solutions for Android-based mobile devices - Kaspersky Mobile Security and Kaspersky Tablet Security - detect and block the malware used in this targeted attack as Backdoor.AndroidOS.Chuli.a. The malware is also blocked by the new corporate solution, Kaspersky Security for Mobile, available as part of company's broad business security offering.
A detailed report by Kaspersky Lab experts is available at Securelist.com: http://www.securelist.com/en/blog/208194186/Android_Trojan_Found_in_Targeted_Attack
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