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SymbOS.Zeusmitmo.B

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
February 23, 2011
Updated:
February 24, 2011 7:14:26 AM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Symbian OS
SymbOS.Zeusmitmo.B is a Trojan horse that runs on Symbian Series 60 2nd Edition mobile devices. It opens a back door that allows a remote attacker to steal information from SMS messages received on the compromised device.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version February 23, 2011 revision 036
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 24, 2011 revision 003
  • Latest Daily Certified version February 24, 2011 revision 003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 2, 2011
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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: Opens a back door
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals information from received SMS messages

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Kaoru Hayashi

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