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Adware.StartPage

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:37:17 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
varies
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.StartPage is an adware that modifies the Internet Explorer home page without your permission.

Symptoms


Microsoft Internet Explorer settings are reset to non-default settings every time Windows restarts

Transmission


This adware is generally manually installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 27, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 4, 2014 revision 019
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 27, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 5, 2014 revision 007
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 28, 2004
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