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Adware.WebBar

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:41:07 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
se.dll se.exe scbar.dll winex.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.WebBar is a Browser Helper Object that creates an Explorer Bar in Internet Explorer. It can also target advertisements to the user, depending on the Web sites visited.

Note: Detections dated September 29th or earlier may detect this risk as Adware.WindowEnhancer.

Symptoms


Your Symantec product detects this threat as Adware.WebBar.

Transmission


The file must be manually executed to install this program.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 2, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version May 12, 2013 revision 019
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 2, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version May 13, 2013 revision 004
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 2, 2004
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