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  3. Adware.WinFavorites


February 13, 2007 11:36:37 AM
Risk Impact:
File Names:
bridge.exe winfavorites.exe bridge.dll bridge.inf jao.dll a.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP


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


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


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 October 12, 2016 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 21, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 13, 2016 revision 004
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 21, 2004
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