Trojan:SymbOS/Viver.A

Threat description

Details

Category: Malware
Type: Trojan
Platform: SymbOS
Aliases: Trojan:SymbOS/Viver.A

Summary


Viver is a family of Symbian application trojans that send premium-rate SMS messages.

The trojans activate as soon as the SIS file containing the trojan is installed. It then starts to send SMS messages to premium-rate numbers.

Trojans of Viver family affect Symbian S60 2nd Edition and older, which means that the latest device affected is Nokia N70.



Removal


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Detection


F-Secure Mobile Anti-Virus for Symbian detects this malware starting from the update build number 124.




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