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Adware.Linkgrabber

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:39:59 AM
Type:
Adware
Version:
1.0
Publisher:
NetJumper
Risk Impact:
Low
File Names:
ITimesSquare.ocx
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.Linkgrabber is an Internet Explorer and Netscape Navigator ad-supported utility. It allows a user to add functionality to older versions of Internet Explorer and Netscape navigator, such as enhanced back and forwards button functions and auto form filling for URLs. This program is ad-supported by the iTimeSquare advertising module, which displays a pop-up ad when Linkgrabber '99 is started.

Symptoms


One or more files are detected as Adware.Linkgrabber.

Transmission


Linkgrabber '99 is installed manually.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 20, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 20, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 20, 2004
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