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Joke.ScreenFlasher

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:46:25 AM
Type:
Joke
Risk Impact:
Medium
File Names:
flasher.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Joke.ScreenFlasher is a joke program that repeatedly displays a predefined image for a short time period.

Symptoms


Your Symantec program detects Joke.ScreenFlasher.

Transmission


This security risk can be manually installed or installed as a component of another program.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 2, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 18, 2011 revision 039
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 2, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 19, 2011 revision 003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 7, 2005
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