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Adware.Whazit

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:47:21 AM
Type:
Adware
Version:
1.00
Publisher:
Young Dynamic Software
Risk Impact:
Medium
File Names:
newones.dll
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.Whazit is a Browser Helper Object that may alter the default Internet Explorer settings and displays advertisements.

Symptoms


One or more files are detected as Adware.Whazit

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 January 24, 2010 revision 039
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 9, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 25, 2010 revision 003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 14, 2005
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