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Adware.PurityScan.C

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:51:22 AM
Type:
Adware
Version:
1.0.0.1
Publisher:
PurityScan.com
Risk Impact:
Low
File Names:
Wups.exe,Vvsn.exe,Purityscan.exe (also known as Sear1.exe)
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior


Adware.PurityScan.C scans Internet Explorer files for adult content and displays ads.

Symptoms


The files are detected as Adware.PurityScan.C.

Transmission


This adware must be manually installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version August 7, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 7, 2004
  • Initial Daily Certified version August 7, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 7, 2004
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 11, 2004
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