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OSX.FakeCodec

Updated:
February 4, 2013 12:32:24 PM
Type:
Adware
Infection Length:
72,835 Bytes
Name:
codec-M
Risk Impact:
Low
Systems Affected:
Mac OS X

Behavior

OSX.FakeCodec is a Safari Browser extension that may collect browsing information from the compromised computer in order to display advertisements.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version February 4, 2013 revision 023
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 4, 2013 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 3, 2013 revision 009
  • Latest Daily Certified version February 4, 2013 revision 020
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 6, 2013
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Writeup By: Nino Fred Gutierrez

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