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AgentSpyware

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:49:41 AM
Type:
Misleading Application
Publisher:
Agent Spyware Inc
Risk Impact:
Medium
File Names:
AgentSpyware.exe AdwareAlert.dll AgentSpyware.dll
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows NT, Windows XP

Behavior


AgentSpyware is a program that may give exaggerated reports of threats on the compromised computer. It will then prompt the user to purchase a registered version of the software in order to remove the reported threats.

Symptoms


One or more files detected as AgentSpyware

Transmission


This risk must be installed manually.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 20, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 20, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 24, 2006
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