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Adware.InstaFinder

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:43:00 AM
Type:
Adware
Version:
3.0.2.1
Publisher:
http://www.instafinder.com
Risk Impact:
Medium
File Names:
instafink.dll instafin.dll instafinderk_inst.exe instafinder_inst.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.InstaFinder is a Browser Helper Object that redirects searches for non-existant sites to a pre-determined Web site. It can also display advertisements and can download and execute other adware programs.

Symptoms


Your symantec product detects the file as Adware.InstaFinder

Transmission


This program has to be manually installed or installed as a component of another program

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 21, 2014 revision 020
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 6, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version June 15, 2010 revision 041
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 6, 2005
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