- February 13, 2007 11:47:40 AM
- Misleading Application
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
SaferScan is a Security Risk that may give exaggerated reports of threats on the computer. The program then prompts the user to purchase a registered version of the software in order to remove the reported threats.
Your Symantec program detects SaferScan.
This security risk is manually downloaded and installed.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version February 23, 2006
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version February 23, 2006
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date March 1, 2006
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