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Adware.WinFavorites

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:36:37 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
Low
File Names:
bridge.exe winfavorites.exe bridge.dll bridge.inf jao.dll a.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior


Adware.WinFavorites is an adware program that downloads advertisements on to the compromised computer.

Symptoms


Your Symantec antivirus program detects this threat as Adware.WinFavorites.

Transmission


This adware program must be manually installed or installed as a component of another program.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 23, 2017 revision 037
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 21, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 23, 2017 revision 041
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 21, 2004
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