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Adware.SeekSeek

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:42:18 AM
Type:
Adware
Publisher:
www.seekseek.com
Risk Impact:
Low
File Names:
mscore.dll
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.SeekSeek redirects searches to non-existent Web sites. The adware also redirects some particular URLs to a predetermined Web site. It can also display advertisements on the compromised computer.
  • Definitions dated prior to January 13, 2005 detect this threat as Adware.SideSeek.

Symptoms


One or more files is detected as Adware.SeekSeek

Transmission


This program is usually installed as part of other adware

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 13, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 13, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 13, 2005
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