Threat Description

Trojan: SymbOS/Appdisabler.B

Details

Category: Malware
Type: Trojan
Platform: SymbOS
Aliases: Trojan:SymbOS/Appdisabler.B

Summary


Trojan:SymbOS/Appdisabler.B is a trojan that affects devices running the Symbian Series 60 operations system.On execution, the trojan disables a large number of third party applications.



Removal


Use the application manager to uninstall Freetalktime.sis and reinstall any third party applications damaged by the trojan.



Technical Details


The trojan is distributed in a malicious SIS file named 'freetalktime.sis'.

Execution

On installation and execution, Appdisabler.B will replace the main executable of several third party applications by overwriting their main executable file. These files must be reinstalled to repair the damage.

Applications affected are:

  • AD7650
  • AnswRec
  • BlackList
  • BlueJackX
  • callcheater
  • CallManager
  • Camcoder
  • camerafx
  • ETICamcorder
  • ETIMovieAlbum
  • ETIPlayer
  • extendedrecorder
  • FaceWarp
  • FExplorer
  • FSCaller
  • Hair
  • HantroCP
  • irremote
  • Jelly
  • KPCaMain
  • Launcher
  • logoMan
  • MIDIED
  • mmp
  • Mp3Go
  • Mp3Player
  • photoacute
  • PhotoEditor
  • Photographer
  • PhotoSafe
  • PhotoSMS
  • PVPlayer
  • RallyProContest
  • realplayer
  • RingMaster
  • SmartAnswer
  • SmartMovie
  • SmsMachine
  • Sounder
  • sSaver
  • SystemExplorer
  • UltraMP3
  • UVSMStyle
  • WILDSKIN


Detection


Detection for F-Secure Mobile Anti-Virus has been published on August 17th, 2005 in

Detection Type: Mobile
Database: database build number 46




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