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DoctorAdwarePro

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:50:42 AM
Type:
Misleading Application
Infection Length:
434176
Version:
1.0.3
Publisher:
Mandel Enterprise
Risk Impact:
Medium
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


DoctorAdwarePro is a security risk that may give exaggerated reports of threats on the compromised computer. It then prompts the user to purchase a registered version of the software in order to remove the reported threats.

Symptoms


Your Symantec product detects DoctorAdwarePro.

Transmission


This security risk must be manually installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 19, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version May 27, 2009 revision 021
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 19, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version May 27, 2009 revision 035
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 19, 2006
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