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SymbOS.Merogo

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
March 25, 2010
Updated:
April 2, 2010 4:39:56 AM
Type:
Worm
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Symbian OS
SymbOS.Merogo is a worm that runs on Symbian Series 60 3rd Edition mobile devices. It steals information and spreads by sending SMS messages that contain a link to a copy of itself.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 26, 2010 revision 001
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 26, 2010 revision 019
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 26, 2010 revision 019
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 31, 2010
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Writeup By: Kaoru Hayashi and Yana Liu

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