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Risk Level 1: Very Low

June 5, 2006
February 13, 2007 12:56:04 PM
Also Known As:
Commwarrior.M [F-Secure]
Systems Affected:
Symbian OS

SymbOS.Commwarrior.L is a worm that runs on Series 60 phones. It attempts to spread using Bluetooth and Multimedia Messaging Service (MMS) messages, and Multmedia Cards (MMC) as a randomly named .sis file.

The phone installer displays a dialog box to warn the user that the application may be coming from an untrusted source and may cause potential problems before the .sis file is installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 6, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 20, 2008 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 6, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 20, 2008 revision 016
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 7, 2006
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Yana Liu

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