- February 13, 2007 11:41:30 AM
- Telstar New Media
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP
Joke.Remove is a program that gives the user the option of deleting the Windows system folder. It pretends to delete this folder but in reality is only an advertisement for a video game.
Your Symantec product detects this threat as Joke.Remove.
Joke.Remove is a stand-alone program that must be manually executed.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
Latest Rapid Release version February 1, 2015 revision 020
Initial Daily Certified version December 9, 2004
Latest Daily Certified version January 17, 2008 revision 033
Initial Weekly Certified release date December 15, 2004
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