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February 13, 2007 11:42:47 AM
Risk Impact:
File Names:
usrshutd.exe vwipxspnt.exe winmsdc.exe dxconf.exe truettf.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP


Adware.FindSpyware is a security risk that displays fake warning messages and opens a predetermined Web site.

Note: Definitions prior to March 18th, 2005 may detect this security risk as Adware.MSNlist.


Your Symantec program detects Adware.FindSpyware


Adware.FindSpyware must be manually installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 1, 2015 revision 020
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 12, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 16, 2005
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