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  3. Adware.Iwantsearch


February 13, 2007 11:40:33 AM
Risk Impact:
File Names:
rundlg32.dll; winsx.dll
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP


Adware.Iwantsearch is an Internet Explorer toolbar. If you browse the Web when the toolbar is enabled, certain URLs can trigger the display of pop-up ads.


The files are detected as Adware.Iwantsearch.


This adware component 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 February 1, 2015 revision 020
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 9, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 30, 2010 revision 041
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 15, 2004
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