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Adware.AdChannel19

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:45:35 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
High
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.AdChannel19 is an adware program that opens pornographic Web sites with the default Web Browser and asks the user to pay a fee for the service.

Symptoms


The files are detected as Adware.AdChannel19.

Transmission


May be downloaded from a Web site that includes adware.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 2, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 2, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 6, 2005
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