Trend Micro Virus Alert: SYMBOS_SNDTOOL.A

Discussion in 'malware problems & news' started by Randy_Bell, Jan 27, 2006.

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  1. Randy_Bell

    Randy_Bell Registered Member

    May 24, 2002
    Santa Clara, CA
    SYMBOS_SNDTOOL.A is Symbian malware that affects mobile devices running the Symbian operating system with the Series 60 Platform user interface. This malware is currently spreading in-the-wild and infecting the following phone models:

    Nokia 3600
    Nokia 3620
    Nokia 3650
    Nokia 3660
    Nokia 6600
    Nokia 6620
    Nokia 7610
    Nokia 7650
    Nokia N-Gage
    Panasonic X700
    Sendo X
    Siemens SX1

    Once installed on an affected mobile device, it drops files in a specified drive of the affected phone. It then searches for online Bluetooth devices and sends to the first online device it finds the following possibly-malicious file specified in PATH.TXT:


    (Note: LE is not a valid path for the Symbian platform.)

    If you would like to scan your computer for SYMBOS_SNDTOOL.A or thousands of other worms, viruses, Trojans and malicious code, visit HouseCall, Trend Micro's free, online virus scanner at:

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  2. crap

    crap Guest

    wtf? viruses on mobile phones..?
  3. metallicakid15

    metallicakid15 Registered Member

    Dec 6, 2005
    ya its sad how people now can infect yout through your moblile phones
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