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Risk Level 1: Very Low

April 6, 2005
February 13, 2007 12:36:31 PM
Also Known As:
Fontal.A [F-Secure], SYMBOS_FONTAL.A [Trend Micro]
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:

SymbOS.Fontal.A is a Trojan horse that replaces system files, which disables the application manager and prevents the device from restarting if it is switched off.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 6, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 10, 2011 revision 019
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 6, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 10, 2011 revision 020
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 6, 2005
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Writeup By: Eric Chien

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