Threat Description



Aliases: MMS.A
Category: Malware
Type: Exploit
Platform: PPC


Exploit/MMS.A is a corrupted MMS message that causes a buffer overflow in Windows Mobile devices that use versions of Arcsoft MMS composer predating August 2006. The exploit code is device specific, so that if the exploit is not crafted for the particular device type that receives the corrupted MMS file, the only result is a crash of MMS reader application. Thus this exploit is low risk.


Automatic action

Once detected, the F-Secure security product will automatically disinfect the suspect file by either deleting it or renaming it.


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