- February 13, 2007 11:49:28 AM
- Misleading Application
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows CE, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
WorldAntiSpy 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.
Your Symantec program detects WorldAntiSpy
This security risk is manually downloaded and installed.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version April 6, 2006
Latest Rapid Release version January 18, 2008 revision 038
Initial Daily Certified version April 6, 2006
Latest Daily Certified version January 17, 2008 revision 033
Initial Weekly Certified release date April 12, 2006
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