February 13, 2007 11:48:33 AM
Misleading Application
Infection Length:
2602431 bytes;1396736 bytes
Risk Impact:
File Names:
spyaxe_setup.exe spyaxe.exe
Systems Affected:


Spyaxe is a Security Risk that may give exaggerated reports of threats on the compromised computer. The risk then prompts the user to purchase a registered version of the software in order to remove the reported threats.


Your Symantec program detects Spyaxe.


This security risk maybe manually downloaded and installed or installed maliciously by another threat, Trojan.Spaxe.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 1, 2015 revision 020
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 30, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 4, 2006
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