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iPhoneOS.Ikee.B

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
November 22, 2009
Updated:
November 22, 2009 8:25:36 PM
Also Known As:
iPh/Duh-A [Sophos], OSX/iPhDownloader.A [McAfee], OSX/RRoll.C [McAfee]
Type:
Worm
iPhoneOS.Ikee.B is a worm that spreads through jailbroken iPhones by using the default SSH password. It may steal sensitive information and perform additional malicious activities on the compromised device.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 22, 2009 revision 018
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 22, 2009 revision 020
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 23, 2009 revision 005
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 25, 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: Andrea Lelli

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