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Avast reckons CCleaner malware infected 2.27M users

Discussion in 'Computer Security' started by oplholik, Sep 18, 2017.

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  1. oplholik

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  2. retired1

    retired1 Administrator Admin Verified Member ECF Veteran

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    It should be noted that this affected very few individuals as far as total users of CCleaner is concerned. It only affected 32-bit versions of Windows. These machines would be the bargain basement models that didn't have much RAM installed and have a low end processor, making the installation of a 64-bit version of Windows almost impossible.

    This would most likely have affected those that are running 32-bit versions of XP, Vista and Windows 7.
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