- February 13, 2007 11:47:37 AM
- Misleading Application
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
SpywareStrike is a Security Risk that may give exaggerated reports of threats on the compromised computer. The risk then prompts the user to purchase a registered version of the software in order to remove the reported threats.
Your Symantec program detects SpywareStrike.
This security risk maybe manually downloaded and installed or installed maliciously by another threat.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version January 9, 2006
Latest Rapid Release version May 21, 2013 revision 009
Initial Daily Certified version January 9, 2006
Latest Daily Certified version May 21, 2013 revision 020
Initial Weekly Certified release date January 11, 2006
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