- February 13, 2007 11:39:10 AM
- Visicom Media
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
Spyware.2020search is a search hijacker that is installed as a Browser Helper Object Toolbar in Microsoft Internet Explorer. Certain address bar searches and unknown domain name searches will be redirected to the program's controlling servers.
The spyware requests several files during installation and sends IP and operating system version information to a server. This spyware comes bundled and installs Spyware.Shopnav
The files are detected as Spyware.2020search.
This spyware is bundled with various programs.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version September 3, 2004
Latest Rapid Release version October 27, 2012 revision 019
Initial Daily Certified version September 3, 2004
Latest Daily Certified version October 28, 2012 revision 006
Initial Weekly Certified release date September 8, 2004
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