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Cleanator

Updated:
January 17, 2008 9:40:40 PM
Type:
Misleading Application
Name:
Cleanator
Version:
2.0.4.0
Publisher:
cleanator.com
Risk Impact:
Medium
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows XP

Behavior

Cleanator is a misleading application that may give exaggerated reports of threats on the computer.

Further Reading:
To find out more about Cleanator and related security risks, please read the Symantec Security Response blog entry Attack of the Clones II.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 14, 2008 revision 034
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 14, 2008 revision 041
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 23, 2008
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