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SymbOS.Drever.A

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
March 21, 2005
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:35:50 PM
Type:
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:
EPOC


SymbOS.Drever.A is a Trojan horse that disables certain Symbian OS antivirus programs by overwriting their startup files.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 25, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 20, 2008 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 25, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 20, 2008 revision 016
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 25, 2005
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Threat Assessment

Wild

  • Wild Level: Low
  • Number of Infections: 0 - 49
  • Number of Sites: 0 - 2
  • Geographical Distribution: Low
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy

Damage

  • Damage Level: Low

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Robert X Wang

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