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Adware.CWSMSConfd

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:41:14 AM
Type:
Adware
Publisher:
CoolWebSearch
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
msconfd.dll
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.CWSMSConfd changes the Microsoft Internet Explorer start page and search pages. It also adds adult-oriented Web sites to the Favorites folder.

Symptoms


One or more files are detected as Adware.CWSMSConfd.

Transmission


Adware.CWSMSConfd is installed manually or by an ActiveX installer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 4, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 4, 2004
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 4, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 18, 2007 revision 020
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 8, 2004
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