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  3. SymbOS.Romride.J


Risk Level 1: Very Low

November 9, 2006
February 13, 2007 1:02:06 PM
Also Known As:
Romride.J [F-Secure]
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:
Symbian OS

SymbOS.Romride.J is a Trojan horse that runs on the Symbian OS, which is used as the operating system for Nokia Series 60 cellular telephones. The Trojan drops corrupt files onto the compromised device. It also installs a bootstrap component that always restarts the phone immediately, which causes the phone to keep on restarting.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 10, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version May 31, 2016 revision 036
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 10, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version June 1, 2016 revision 005
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 15, 2006
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Writeup By: Yana Liu

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