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Max Spyware Detector

Classification

Category:  Riskware

Type:  Rogue Antispyware

Platform:  -

Aliases:  -

Summary


This category is for use with applications that do not fall within the other categories but are noteworthy for the user due to matching criteria listed in the TAC. The criteria however do not point in the direction of a specific detection category.

Removal


Automatic action

Based on the settings of your F-Secure security product, it will either automatically delete, quarantine or rename the detected program or file, or ask you for a desired action.

Knowledge Base

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About the product

See the manual for your F-Secure product on the Help Center.

Contact Support

Chat with or call an expert for help.

Submit a sample

Submit a file or URL for further analysis.

Technical Details


Also known as Spyware Detector. Anti-spyware software of dubious repute. Does not pose immediate risk to system but users are cautioned that this software is reported as using false positive detections to persuade the purchasing of full version.

Additional Information from Spyware Warrior:

  • Note on Spyware Detector: Spyware Detector was listed onthis page because of concerns with false positives. Testing with the latest version of Spyware Detector indicates that the problems with earlier versions have been satisfactorily resolved. Thus, we can no longer consider Spyware Detector to be "rogue/suspect" anti-spyware.

Please note that Spyware Warrior and F-Secure use different criteria in establishing the nature of an application.

Description Created: 2006-01-01 00:00:00.0

Description Last Modified: 2006-01-01 00:00:00.0

Description Last Modified: Sean Sullivan, November 3, 2006