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It affects computers and mobile devices; on these, it deletes the files from My Documents directory. It spreads via ActiveSync connections between computers with the .NET framework installed and mobile devices, such as PDAs.
|First detected on:||March 15, 2006|
|Detection updated on:||Jan. 23, 2008|
CXOver.A is a Trojan used as a proof-of-concept, in order to analyze the possibilities of developing malware that spreads between computers and PDA devices.
Additionally, when it affects mobile devices, it deletes all the files from the My Documents directory.
CXOver.A spreads via ActiveSync connections between computers with the .NET framework installed and mobile devices, such as PDAs.
The ActiveSync is a connection that allows data to be synchronized between mobile devices, such as PDAs or Smartphones, and Windows computers.
CXOver.A is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.