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Adware.WinFavorites

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:36:37 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
Low
File Names:
bridge.exe winfavorites.exe bridge.dll bridge.inf jao.dll a.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.WinFavorites is an adware program that downloads advertisements on to the compromised computer.

Symptoms


Your Symantec antivirus program detects this threat as Adware.WinFavorites.

Transmission


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

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 21, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 13, 2012 revision 018
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 21, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 14, 2012 revision 006
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 21, 2004
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