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Spyware.QuickSearch

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:40:01 AM
Type:
Spyware
Version:
3.0.0.30
Publisher:
NewDotNet.com
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
quicksearchbar3_30.dll qvgqtb_setup.exe.
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior


Spyware.QuickSearch is an Internet Explorer browser helper object that logs searches and monitors Internet usage. It can also download and install updates.

Symptoms


Your Symantec program detects files as Spyware.QuickSearch.

Transmission


The toolbar that contains this spyware can be manually installed, installed by another application, installed silently, or installed through an ActiveX installer.

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 October 21, 2004 revision 002
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 23, 2017 revision 041
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 22, 2004
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