Palm OS viruses

2017년 2월 1일 | By gosok | 0 Comments

While some viruses do exist for Palm OS based devices, very few have ever been designed. Typically, mobile devices are difficult for virus writers to target, since their simplicity provides fewer security holes to target compared to a desktop.
Viruses for Palm OS[edit]

Name of Virus
Payload
Date Discovered

LibertyCrack[1]
Deletes applications and files
August 28, 2000

PEMagic[citation needed]
Erases device ROM
Unknown

Phage[2]
Deletes applications and files
September 22, 2000

Vapor
Hides all application icons
September 21, 2000

References[edit]

^ Distributed as a Trojan in the guise of a crack for shareware program Liberty by Liberty’s author Aaron Ardiri. For more information, see https://web.archive.org/web/20011221221530/http://www.inquirer.net/infotech/sep2000wk1/info_main.htm. Archived from the original on December 21, 2001. Retrieved July 7, 2007.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
^ Virus that infects handheld devices that run Palm OS. It was discovered on September 22, 2000. For more information, see http://www.symantec.com/security_response/writeup.jsp?docid=2000-121918-4538-99

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