- February 13, 2007 11:34:41 AM
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP
Adware.Magicads is a browser helper object that is used to display pop-up advertisements.
The files on the system are detected as Adware.Magicads. These files have reportedly been found in the Windows folder, though it is possible that they may be found elsewhere.
This adware component must be manually installed or installed as a component of another program.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2003
Latest Rapid Release version November 3, 2012 revision 022
Initial Daily Certified version October 2, 2003
Latest Daily Certified version November 4, 2012 revision 006
Initial Weekly Certified release date October 8, 2003
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