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SymbOS.Viver.A

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
May 24, 2007
Updated:
May 25, 2007 3:07:21 PM
Also Known As:
Trojan-SMS.SymbOS.Viver.a [Kaspersky], Trojan-SMS.SymbOS.Viver.b [Kaspersky], Troj/Viver-A [Sophos], Troj/Viver-C [Sophos], Troj/Viver-B [Sophos]
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
varies
Systems Affected:
Symbian OS
SymbOS.Viver.A is a Trojan horse that sends SMS messages to a premium-rate number.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 25, 2007
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 20, 2008 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 25, 2007
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 20, 2008 revision 016
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 30, 2007
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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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