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Adware.Massfav

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:34:21 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
Medium
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.Massfav is an adware program that inserts a number of Web links on your Favorites list, and changes some Web browser settings, so it can display advertisements.

Symptoms


The files are detected as Adware.Massfav.

Transmission


This adware program must be manually installed. However, there are programs that have Adware.Massfav within them and that install it as the program itself is installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 23, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 2, 2013 revision 006
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 24, 2003
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