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Adware.SurfSideKick

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:40:46 AM
Type:
Adware
Publisher:
http://www.surfsidekick.com
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
Ssk.exe SskBho.dll SskCore.dll SSK_B5.EXE
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.SurfSideKick is an adware component that downloads and displays advertisements.

Note: Defenitions dated June 17th or earlier may detect this risk as Adware.SurfSidekick.B.

Symptoms


Your Symantec program detects Adware.SurfSideKick.

Transmission


This adware program must be manually installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 1, 2014 revision 021
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 21, 2004 revision 003
  • Latest Daily Certified version July 26, 2013 revision 004
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 24, 2004
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