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Adware.Aurora

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:46:02 AM
Type:
Adware
Publisher:
ABI Network - A Division of Direct Revenue
Risk Impact:
Medium
File Names:
DrPMon.dll svcproc.exe Nail.exe poller.exe aurora.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.Aurora is an adware program that displays advertisements and tracks browser information such as Web sites visited.

Note: Security Risk definitions dated prior to August 3, 2005 may detect this adware as Adware.BetterInternet.

Symptoms



  • Your Symantec program detects Adware.Aurora.
  • Unexpected advertisements appear in Internet Explorer browser windows.

Transmission


This security risk can be manually installed or installed as a component of 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 July 30, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 19, 2014 revision 020
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 3, 2005
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