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Adware.CoolWebSearch

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:39:02 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
High
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.CoolWebSearch is a program that redirects your Internet Explorer searches.

Symptoms


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

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 December 1, 2016 revision 025
  • Initial Daily Certified version August 18, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 2, 2016 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 18, 2004
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