- May 31, 2007 5:09:56 PM
- Misleading Application
SpyDawn 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.
Note: Definitions dated before May 18, 2007 may detect this security risk as VirusBurst.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
Latest Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
Initial Daily Certified version May 31, 2007 revision 002
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date May 23, 2007
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