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CodeClean

Updated:
February 1, 2007 12:49:17 AM
Type:
Misleading Application
Name:
CodeClean
Risk Impact:
Medium
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

Behavior

CodeClean is a potentially unwanted application described as a spyware removal utility that may give exaggerated reports about potential risks on the computer. The program then prompts the user to purchase a registered version of the software in order to remove the reported risks. This risk is 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 January 29, 2007
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 14, 2011 revision 035
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 31, 2007
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