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SymbOS.Romride.J

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
November 9, 2006
Updated:
February 13, 2007 1:02:06 PM
Also Known As:
Romride.J [F-Secure]
Type:
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:
Symbian OS


SymbOS.Romride.J is a Trojan horse that runs on the Symbian OS, which is used as the operating system for Nokia Series 60 cellular telephones. The Trojan drops corrupt files onto the compromised device. It also installs a bootstrap component that always restarts the phone immediately, which causes the phone to keep on restarting.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 10, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 19, 2015 revision 009
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 10, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 19, 2015 revision 018
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 15, 2006
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Writeup By: Yana Liu

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