- February 13, 2007 11:40:20 AM
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
Adware.Surebar is an Internet Explorer Browser Helper Object Toolbar. It causes pop-up and pop-under ads, redirects searches to another site by modifying the host file, and also contacts a remote server every time Internet Explorer is started.
It is closely related to Adware.EZSearch, the main differences are its registry entries, filename, and the site it is affiliated with. It is likely to have been produced by the same developer.
One or more files is detected as Adware.Surebar
The isurfplus.com Sure Bar is manually or automatically installed through an ActiveX installer web page.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version November 6, 2004
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version November 6, 2004
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date November 10, 2004
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