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Adware.IESearch

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:48:29 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
Low
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.IESearch is a Browser Helper Object that modifies the Internet Explorer Start and Search pages. It will also monitor all network traffic to and from the compromised computer.

Symptoms


One or more files detected as Adware.IESearch.

Transmission


This risk must be manually installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version February 23, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 19, 2010 revision 038
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 23, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 19, 2010 revision 039
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 1, 2006
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