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Adware.Begin2search

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:39:45 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
reg6523.exe winb2s32.dll trgen[NUMBER].dll winbbb.rtneg[NUMBER].dll
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.Begin2search is an Internet Explorer toolbar that displays pop-up advertisements when certain URLs are visited.
Instances of this adware may also download and install the following security risks.


Symptoms


Your Symantec product detects Adware.Begin2search.

Transmission


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

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 18, 2014 revision 007
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 5, 2004 revision 002
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 18, 2014 revision 020
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 6, 2004
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