Trojan:SymbOS/Cardtrap.AF tries to disable system applications and third party products, and also installs additional malware onto the device.
F-Secure Mobile Anti-Virus is capable of detecting Cardtrap.AF with generic detection, so if the phone has functional Anti-Virus installed, Cardtrap.AF is blocked before it can be installed.
Use the F-Skulls utility to allow for installation of F-Secure Mobile Anti-Virus. Download the F-Skulls tool from ftp://ftp.f-secure.com/anti-virus/tools/f-skulls.zip or directly to a clean phone from https://www.f-secure.com/tools/f-skulls.sis.
Trojan:SymbOS/Cardtrap.AF affects devices running the Symbian S60 operating system. It is distributed in a malicious SIS file named 'BlueSoft Hacking Pro.sis' and when executed, tries to disable system applications and third party products. It also installs additional malware onto the device.
On execution, Cardtrap.AF tries to disable key system applications and third party products by installing several damaged files to the phone memory.
Cardtrap.AFalso installs files from the following Symbian-based malware:
It also installs following Windows malware:
to the phone's MultiMedia (MMC) card. The worm is installed with a filename, icon and shortcut link that tries to fool the user into clicking on them.
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