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Adware.AdBlock

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:43:01 AM
Type:
Adware
Version:
1.2
Publisher:
Linkz Internet Services
Risk Impact:
Low
File Names:
APHelper.dll
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


When Adware.AdBlock is installed, it adds a toolbar button to the Internet Explorer and redirects to unwanted advertizement web pages.

Symptoms


One or more files are detected as Adware.AdBlock.

Transmission


The program can be installed while brousing websites or can be manually installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 6, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 6, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 6, 2005
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