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PUA.SpywareClear

Updated:
June 29, 2015 11:39:56 AM
Type:
Misleading Application
Name:
Spyware Clear
Risk Impact:
Low
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior

PUA.SpywareClear is a misleading application that shows advertisements and provides misleading information about the presence of malware on the computer.

Note: Virus definitions dated June 26, 2015 or earlier detect this threat as SpywareClear

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 14, 2014 revision 005
  • Latest Rapid Release version April 27, 2017 revision 022
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 10, 2014 revision 021
  • Latest Daily Certified version April 28, 2017 revision 003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 19, 2014
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