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Adware.SearchMaid

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:42:58 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
Medium
File Names:
helper.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.Searchmaid is an adware program that periodically displays advertisements.

Symptoms


The files are detected as Adware.Searchmaid.

Transmission


Adware.Searchmaid can be manually installed or installed as part of the installation for 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 12, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 14, 2011 revision 038
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 13, 2005
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