- February 13, 2007 11:37:03 AM
Adware.BlazeFind installs itself as a Browser Helper Object and redirects search queries. It may restart explorer.exe and hook itself into different processes. It can display advertisements on the compromised computer.
Definitions prior to April 20, 2005 may detect this threat as Adware.Blazefind.
Your Symantec program detects Adware.Blazefind.
Redirection of search queries in Internet Explorer.
Presence of the process "omniscient.exe".
Adware.Blazefind must be manually installed.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
Latest Rapid Release version February 22, 2017 revision 025
Initial Daily Certified version March 22, 2004
Latest Daily Certified version February 23, 2017 revision 001
Initial Weekly Certified release date March 22, 2004
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