- February 13, 2007 11:43:25 AM
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT
Adware.Shorty is a Browser Helper Object that intercepts searches made from the Internet Explorer address bar. It also displays search results from maxifind.com when search queries are made from sites such as Yahoo! and Google.
Your Symantec program detects Adware.Shorty.
This security risk must be manually installed.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version June 3, 2005
Latest Rapid Release version March 14, 2011 revision 025
Initial Daily Certified version June 3, 2005
Latest Daily Certified version March 14, 2011 revision 038
Initial Weekly Certified release date June 4, 2005
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