Spyware:SymbOS/Flexispy, Spyware.Flexispy


FlexiSPY, a product of Vervata Wireless Software, is a spyphone application.

There are versions of FlexiSPY available for Symbian, Windows Mobile, and Blackberry Operating Systems.

Current versions of the software are not classified as malware as it is not malicious towards the phone's operating system software.

However, if installed by a third party without the knowledge of the phone's primary user, the use of FlexiSPY may itself be malicious or illegal depending on applicable laws.

Manual removal

Disinfection instructions for specific FlexiSPY versions are available on the individual description pages for each version.

Suspect a file is incorrectly detected (a False Positive)?

A False Positive is when a file is incorrectly detected as harmful, usually because its code or behavior resembles known harmful programs. A False Positive will usually be fixed in a subsequent database update without any action needed on your part. If you wish, you may also:

  • Check for the latest database updates

    First check if your F-Secure security program is using the latest detection database updates, then try scanning the file again.

  • Submit a sample

    After checking, if you still believe the file is incorrectly detected, you can submit a sample of it for re-analysis.

    NOTE If the file was moved to quarantine, you need to collect the file from quarantine before you can submit it.

  • Exclude a file from further scanning

    If you are certain that the file is safe and want to continue using it, you can exclude it from further scanning by the F-Secure security product.

    Note You need administrative rights to change the settings.

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User Guide

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Contact Support

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Submit a sample

Submit a file or URL for further analysis.

Technical Details

For details on various versions of FlexiSPY, please visit the links below: