Note: This App is NOT a virus, it is just a harmless test virus to test and show the functionality of your Android Security Solution.
„IKARUS TestVirus“ contains the "EICAR Standard Anti-Virus Test File"*. This is known by all professional anti-virus solutions and they should treat it like a real virus.
The app can be used to see if and how your security app works in case of an infection: Your security solution should warn you of an infection and block or delete the file.
The security app IKARUS mobile.security shows the note “IKARUS TestVirus” when detecting the file. Other anti-virus solutions may show different names for the app or just classify it as common malware.
Download IKARUS mobile.security: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.ikarus.mobile.security
About IKARUS Security Software
IKARUS Security Software is an Austrian Software pioneer focusing AntiVirus and Malware Protection, Security as a Service, Industrial Application Control and Advanced Persistent Threat Protection for Endpoints. Since its foundation in 1986, IKARUS Security Software develops security solutions and was one of the first AntiVirus vendors.
The product range covers effective and efficient security solutions for home users, business customers and OEM partners. Developing the core technologies around the IKARUS scan.engine by itself, IKARUS Security Software can successfully position itself as a Technology Service Provider, too.