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Adware.Daosearch

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:46:48 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
svchost.exe security.exe svchost32.dll
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.Daosearch is a program that continuously changes the Internet Explorer homepage. It also displays advertisements and monitors search queries made through popular search engines.

Symptoms


One or more files detected as Adware.Daosearch.

Transmission


This security risk must be manually installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 16, 2014 revision 036
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 13, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version May 1, 2013 revision 005
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 14, 2005
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