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Adware.EZToolbar

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:43:16 AM
Type:
Adware
Publisher:
http://www.pickoftheweb.com
Risk Impact:
Medium
File Names:
potwbar.dll
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.EZToolbar is an Internet Explorer toolbar that sends confidential information about Web browsing habits to a remote Web site.

Symptoms


Files detected as Adware.EZToolbar.

Transmission


This program is usually manually installed or installed by visiting a Web site.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 16, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 16, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 16, 2005
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