- July 6, 2006
- February 13, 2007 12:57:20 PM
Also Known As:
- Cabir.AF [F-Secure]
- Symbian OS
SymbOS.Cabir.X is a worm that runs on the Symbian OS, which is used as the operating system for Nokia Series 60 cellular telephones. The worm spreads through Bluetooth-enabled devices.
The device displays a message similar to the following, asking the user to accept a message from a particular device:
Receive message via Bluetooth from [device name]?
When a user opens the file, the phone installer will display a dialog to warn users that the application may be coming from an untrusted source and may cause potential problems.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version July 6, 2006
Latest Rapid Release version March 5, 2008 revision 053
Initial Daily Certified version July 6, 2006
Latest Daily Certified version March 5, 2008 revision 054
Initial Weekly Certified release date July 12, 2006
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Writeup By: Yana Liu