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Trackware.MegaSearch

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:42:32 AM
Type:
Trackware
Risk Impact:
Low
File Names:
megasear.dll,megaSearchBarSetup.exe,xpbarre.dll
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Trackware.MegaSearch is an Internet Explorer toolbar that tracks users Internet activity and sends this information to a third party Web site. It may also hijack searches made in Internet Explorer.

Note: Virus definitions dated prior to May 3, 2006 may detect this as Spyware.MegaSearch

Symptoms


One or more files detected as Trackware.MegaSearch.

Transmission


Trackware.MegaSearch must be manually installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 26, 2014 revision 049
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 24, 2005 revision 002
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 27, 2014 revision 004
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 27, 2005
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