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SpyLocked

Updated:
May 31, 2007 7:16:13 PM
Type:
Misleading Application
Publisher:
spylocked.com
Risk Impact:
Medium
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior

SpyLocked 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 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 September 22, 2017 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 31, 2007 revision 003
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 23, 2017 revision 041
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 23, 2007
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