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WS.SecRiskOther.1

Updated:
May 15, 2010 11:57:25 AM
Type:
Other
Risk Impact:
High
Systems Affected:
Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows 2000

Behavior

WS.SecRiskOther.1 is a cloud-based detection for files that pose a general security risk, but do not fall into the normal categories of security risks.

These security risks do not meet the definitions of spyware, adware, hacktool, or other security risk categories, but may present a risk to a computer and its data, an unwanted nuisance to the user, or exhibit other unexpected results.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 27, 2009
  • Latest Rapid Release version April 20, 2010 revision 025
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 27, 2009 revision 005
  • Latest Daily Certified version April 20, 2010 revision 024
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 1, 2009
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