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    Arrow J2ME/RedBrowser.a Trojan

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    -- Update Feb. 27, 2006 --
    The risk assessment of this threat has been updated to Low-Profiled as it represents a new Proof of Concept (POC) for premium-rate SMS fraud on a variety of mobile platforms.
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    J2ME/RedBrowser.a is a trojan horse program that pretends to access WAP web pages via SMS messages. In reality instead of retrieving WAP pages, it sends SMS messages to Premium Rate numbers thus costing the user more than intended.

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    Re: J2ME/RedBrowser.a Trojan

    You can get protection from some threats here:
    http://www.smobilesystems.com/ota/shopping/index.htm

    As with PC's the best way to start is being careful what you accept, open or transfer when it comes to email, sms, etc

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