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Adware.CommonName

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:32:59 AM
Type:
Adware
Version:
4.0
Publisher:
CommonName
Risk Impact:
Medium
File Names:
Winnet.exe Comwiz.exe Cnbabe.dll Winik.sys
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.CommonName is an adware program that displays advertisements based on keywords in search engines. This adware component works as a Browser Helper Object.

Symptoms


The files are detected as Adware.CommonName.

Transmission


This adware component must be manually installed or installed as a component of another program that you install.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 16, 2014 revision 036
  • Initial Daily Certified version August 18, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 25, 2014 revision 033
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 18, 2003
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