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Spyware.SpyAssault

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:38:45 AM
Type:
Spyware
Version:
1.0.0.1
Publisher:
SmartBrain Software
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
SpyAssaultScanner.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows NT, Windows XP

Behavior


Spyware.SpyAssault claims to be a spyware scanner, but installs the Favouriteman spyware.

Symptoms


The files are detected as Spyware.SpyAssault.

Transmission


This spyware must be manually installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 21, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 5, 2013 revision 018
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 21, 2004
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