A program that identifies a malicious version of Pokemon Go for Android.

Who Should Use This Program?

Android users who have downloaded a Pokemon Go APK from a third-party site (not Google Play).



Run the following command:

python pokemon_go_filter.py <apk_file> [–check_hash] [–check_permissions]


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Where –check_hash and –check_permissions are optional flags that instruct the program to check whether the hashes are the same and the requested permissions of the provided APK are also requested by the official APK, respectively.

You can view video tutorial here.