- February 13, 2007 11:39:20 AM
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
Spyware.ActualNames is an Internet Explorer Browser Helper Object and address bar hijacker that targets users of Internet Explorer, Netscape Navigator, and AOL. It is a security threat because it can download unsigned code from its controlling server and execute that code.
The files are detected as Spyware.ActualNames.
Spyware.Actualnames is either downloaded through an ActiveX installer or bundled with other products, including some versions of KazaaMate.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version September 4, 2004
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version September 4, 2004
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date September 8, 2004
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