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Adware.Wengs

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:34:35 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
Linmeimei.exe,Wupdate.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.Wengs is an adware program that changes the Internet Explorer home page and collects information for advertising purposes.

Symptoms


Your home page is changed to we.cn.gs.

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 1, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 1, 2003
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 1, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 1, 2003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 1, 2003
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