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Adware.Mediafinder

Updated:
April 4, 2012 1:47:33 AM
Type:
Adware
Infection Length:
Varies
Risk Impact:
Low
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows XP

Behavior

Adware.Mediafinder is a security risk that uses Browser Helper Objects and extensions to monitor for access to certain websites, mostly associated with file sharing.

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 February 1, 2012 revision 035
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 29, 2014 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 1, 2012
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