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SymbOS.Flerprox.A

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
November 9, 2006
Updated:
February 13, 2007 1:02:05 PM
Also Known As:
Flerprox.A [F-Secure]
Type:
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:
Symbian OS


SymbOS.Flerprox.A is a Trojan horse that runs on the Symbian OS, which is used as the operating system for Nokia Series 60 cellular telephones. It installs executable files that cause the phone to restart.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 10, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version January 10, 2011 revision 039
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 10, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 11, 2011 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 15, 2006
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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: Yana Liu

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