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‘Game virus’ bites mobile phones

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'Game virus' bites mobile phones

A mobile phone “virus” inside a pirated copy of a game called Mosquitos is roaming file-sharing and software download sites, say security experts.

The game only works on certain phones running on Symbian OS Series 60.

Once the illegally cracked game is installed a hidden program, called a Trojan, sends unauthorised SMS texts.

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