New virus can pass from PCs to mobile devices

Tuesday, 28 February 2006, 3:32 PM EST

A security group is reporting what it says is the first virus that can pass from a PC to a mobile device and then erase files.

The proof-of concept virus is not yet threatening users. It was sent to the Mobile Antivirus Researchers Association (MARA), which posted its findings on its Web site yesterday.

At Computerworld.

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