1. /
  2. Security Response/
  3. 1stAntiVirus

1stAntiVirus

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:48:55 AM
Type:
Misleading Application
Infection Length:
144,000 bytes
Publisher:
1stAntiVirus
Risk Impact:
Medium
File Names:
C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


1stAntiVirus is a security risk that may give exaggerated reports of threats on the computer. The program then prompts the user to purchase a registered version of the software in order to remove the reported threats.

Symptoms


Your Symantec program detects 1stAntiVirus.

Transmission


This security risk is manually downloaded and installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 14, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 14, 2011 revision 025
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 14, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 14, 2011 revision 038
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 15, 2006
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.

Search Threats

Search by name
Example: W32.Beagle.AG@mm
STAR Antimalware Protection Technologies
Internet Security Threat Report
Symantec DeepSight Screensaver