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SymbOS.Skulls.J

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
June 13, 2005
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:40:19 PM
Type:
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:
EPOC


SymbOS.Skulls.J is a Symbian Trojan horse that affects series 60 phones. The Trojan overwrites several applications and installs SymbOS.Cabir, SymbOS.Cabir.F, SymbOS.Cabir.G, and SymbOS.Skulls.C.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 13, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 20, 2008 revision 056
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 13, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 21, 2008 revision 003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 15, 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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