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AntiVirusGold

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:49:09 AM
Type:
Misleading Application
Version:
2.0
Publisher:
antivirus-gold.com
Risk Impact:
Medium
File Names:
antivirusgold.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


AntiVirusGold is a Security Risk that may give exaggerated reports of threats installed on a user's computer. The program then prompts the user to purchase a registered version of the software in order to remove the reported threats.

Symptoms


One or more files detected as AntiVirusGold.

Transmission


This risk 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 March 28, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 29, 2006
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