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Adware.Findwhatever

Updated:
13 February 2007 11:42:11 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
Medium
File Names:
smss.exe mshepl.exe mssetup.exe svchost.exe ups.exe xcopy.exe mdm.exe dpvsetup.exe autolfn
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.Findwhatever is an adware program that periodically changes the Internet Explorer start page.

Symptoms


The files are detected as Adware.Findwhatever.

Transmission


Adware.Finwhatever is usually downloaded from the Internet.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version 2 October 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version 2 October 2014 revision 022
  • Initial Daily Certified version 29 December 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version 28 September 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date 29 December 2004
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ISTR V16