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WindowsProblemsFraud

Updated:
February 3, 2011 12:21:59 PM
Type:
Misleading Application
Name:
Windows Problems Protector
Risk Impact:
Medium
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP

Behavior

WindowsProblemsFraud is a misleading application that may give exaggerated reports of threats and errors on the computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version February 3, 2011 revision 006
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 1, 2011 revision 004
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 3, 2011 revision 020
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 1, 2011 revision 020
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 9, 2011
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