- February 13, 2007 11:36:32 AM
- Smart Search Asia Ltd.
C:\Program Files\Windows Media Player\wmplayer.exe
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP
Adware.Smartsearch changes the default prefix of Internet Explorer. The effect of this is that any URLs typed without a http:// prefix will be redirected to http:/ /smartsearch.ws/q=.
It also sets the Internet Explorer home page to http:/ /smartsearch.ws.
Your Symantec antivirus program detects this threat as Adware.Smartsearch.
- Typed URLs are redirected to http:/ /smartsearch.ws.
Adware.Smartsearch may be installed with other programs.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version January 10, 2004
Latest Rapid Release version July 17, 2012 revision 033
Initial Daily Certified version January 10, 2004
Latest Daily Certified version July 17, 2012 revision 034
Initial Weekly Certified release date January 14, 2004
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