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iPhoneOS.Ikee

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
November 10, 2009
Updated:
November 10, 2009 6:17:48 PM
Also Known As:
Eeki.A [Panda Software]
Type:
Worm
iPhoneOS.Ikee is a worm that spreads through jailbroken iPhones by using the default SSH password.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 10, 2009 revision 021
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 10, 2009 revision 023
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 10, 2009 revision 023
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 11, 2009
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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
  • Payload: Spreads through SSH.
  • Modifies Files: Overwrites the background wallpaper.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Stephen Doherty

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