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MessengerBlocker

Updated:
October 10, 2007 7:49:16 PM
Type:
Misleading Application
Infection Length:
966,382 bytes
Name:
Messenger Blocker
Version:
4.5
Publisher:
M. Solutions
Risk Impact:
Medium
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows XP

Behavior

MessengerBlocker is a misleading application that may periodically spam the user's computer with random popups and then prompts the user to purchase a registered version of the application in order to protect against unwanted popups.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 22, 2007 revision 040
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 10, 2007 revision 016
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 17, 2007
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