SpyLax

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:52:00 AM
Type:
Misleading Application
Risk Impact:
Low
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


SpyLax is a program that simulates detection of threats on the computer.

Symptoms


Your Symantec program detects SpyLax.

Transmission


This security risk must be manually installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 11, 2007
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 11, 2007
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 17, 2007
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