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SecShieldFraud!gen8

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
September 17, 2012
Updated:
September 18, 2012 10:21:37 AM
Type:
Misleading Application
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Vista, Windows XP
SecShieldFraud!gen8 is a heuristic detection used to detect threats associated with SecurityShieldFraud.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 18, 2012 revision 039
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 18, 2012 revision 039
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 18, 2012 revision 001
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 18, 2012 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 19, 2012
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Threat Assessment

Wild

  • Wild Level: Low
  • Number of Infections: 0 - 49
  • Number of Sites: 0 - 2
  • Geographical Distribution: Low
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy

Damage

  • Damage Level: Low

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low

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