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SymbOS.Cdropper.P

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
June 30, 2006
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:57:31 PM
Type:
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP


SymbOS.Cdropper.P is a Trojan horse that runs on the Symbian OS, which is used as the operating system for Nokia Series 60 cellular telephones. It drops variants of the SymbOS.Cabir worm onto the compromised device.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 1, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 20, 2008 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 1, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 20, 2008 revision 016
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 5, 2006
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: Easy

Damage

  • Damage Level: Low

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Yana Liu

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