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Adware.FriendsBlog

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:45:31 AM
Type:
Adware
Publisher:
www.friends-blog.tv
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
Update.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.FriendsBlog is an adware program that opens pornography sites with the default Web Browser and asks the user to pay a fee for the service.

Symptoms


The files are detected as Adware.FriendsBlog.

Transmission


Most likely downloaded from a site that includes adware.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 29, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 29, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 29, 2005
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