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AdvancedCleaner

Updated:
July 31, 2007 6:04:47 PM
Type:
Misleading Application
Name:
AdvancedCleaner
Version:
1.0.35.0
Publisher:
AdvancedCleaner
Risk Impact:
Medium
Systems Affected:
Windows 98, Windows 95, Windows XP, Windows Me, Windows Vista, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows 2000

Behavior

AdvancedCleaner is a misleading application, which gives exaggerated reports of security and privacy risks on a computer. The program then prompts the user to purchase a registered version of the software in order to remove the reported risks.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version pending
  • Latest Rapid Release version January 22, 2012 revision 005
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 31, 2007 revision 016
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 22, 2012 revision 004
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 1, 2007
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