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Cell Phones attacks Trojan

September 25 2006

A new virus that sends text messages (SMS) without the knowledge of cell phone owners, recorded Kaspersky Lab "- the largest developer of antivirus software in Russia.

In the company, "Trojan horse" program "Pomoshnik.jar" able to act in most models of mobile phones with software platform Java.

To distribute software through a popular website that specializes in the sale of games, ringtones and pictures, reported to Kaspersky Lab.

If you run the virus program on your phone, it sends an SMS to five paid number. The cost of each game you ordered is $ 3. Thus, as a result of a Trojan horse with the user's account is written off $ 15.

Kaspersky Lab in connection with the spread of the virus prevents cell phone owners about the need for careful attitude to downloading resources from the Internet. It was reported Interfax

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