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Adware.BrowserAid

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:37:37 AM
Type:
Adware
Publisher:
BrowserAid
Risk Impact:
Medium
File Names:
msiefr40.dll inetp60.dll stlb2.dll
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior


Adware.BrowserAid typically installs itself as a Browser Helper Object and may perform other actions, such as:

  • Redirecting search requests
  • Displaying advertising content
  • Updating itself


Symptoms


Files are detected as Adware.BrowserAid.

Transmission


The most common installation method for this adware is through Web sites.

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 June 6, 2004 revision 004
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 23, 2017 revision 041
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 9, 2004
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