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Adware.123Search

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:47:20 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
Medium
File Names:
msiebho.dll; msietk10.dll
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.123Search is a Browser Helper Object that displays advertisements and downloads files.

Symptoms


  • One or more files are detected as Adware.123Search.
  • The presence of SearchAgent Toolbar in Internet Explorer.


Transmission


This security risk can be manually installed or installed as a component of another program.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 9, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 29, 2008 revision 052
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 9, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 30, 2008 revision 004
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 14, 2005
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