1. /
  2. Security Response/
  3. SymbOS.Cardtrp.M

SymbOS.Cardtrp.M

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
December 14, 2005
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:50:08 PM
Also Known As:
SYMBOS_CARDTRP.F [Trend Micro]
Type:
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:
EPOC

SymbOS.Cardtrp.M is a Trojan horse that runs on the Symbian operating system, which is used as the operating system for Nokia Series 60 cellular telephones. It disables some applications installed on the device and drops threats onto the device's memory card, which can compromise computers running Windows.

The Trojan reportedly arrives as AZAHARI_TERORIST_PHOTO.sis. When user clicks on the .sis file, the phone installer will display a dialog to warn users that the application may be coming from an untrusted source and may cause potential problems.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 15, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 20, 2008 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 15, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 20, 2008 revision 016
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 21, 2005
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.

Threat Assessment

Wild

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

Damage

  • Damage Level: Low

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Yana Liu

Search Threats

Search by name
Example: W32.Beagle.AG@mm
STAR Antimalware Protection Technologies
Internet Security Threat Report
Symantec DeepSight Screensaver