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MACDefender

Updated:
February 7, 2012 5:10:19 PM
Type:
Misleading Application
Risk Impact:
Medium
Systems Affected:
Mac OS X

Behavior

MACDefender is a misleading application for OSX that may give exaggerated reports of threats on the computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 3, 2011 revision 003
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 4, 2012 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 3, 2011 revision 003
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 5, 2012 revision 009
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 4, 2011
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