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Adware.OMI

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:35:59 AM
Type:
Adware
Publisher:
www.omi-update.net
Risk Impact:
Low
File Names:
Msmc.exe,Searchrep.dll,Metahelp.dll,Checkin.php,2in1.dll,Dnsrep.dll,Hconfig.dat,Msckin_x.dll,Urlcli.
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior


Adware.OMI is an adware program that downloads and displays advertisements.

Symptoms


The files on the system are detected as Adware.OMI.
  • Outgoing connections to www.omi-update.com.
  • Numerous pop-up advertisements are displayed when you connect to the Internet.


Transmission


This adware must be manually installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 11, 2017 revision 035
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 3, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 12, 2017 revision 005
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 3, 2003
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