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Adware.Getup.B

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:42:31 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
Medium
File Names:
AANTX.dll,WinExplore.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.Getup.B is a Browser Helper Object that displays advertisements on a compromised computer.

Symptoms


Presence of the following files:
    • %System%\AANTX.DLL
    • %System%\WinExplore.exe

Transmission


This program has to be manually installed or it can be installed as part of other adware

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 26, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 26, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 2, 2005
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