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February 13, 2007 11:40:57 AM
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Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP


Adware.SearchSeekFind is an adware program that is installed by the Trojan horse program Trojan.Download.Chekin. The program displays advertisements on the infected computer and periodically checks certain Web sites for updates.

Note: Virus definitions before the 26th November 2004 may detect this adware as Trojan.Download.Chekin.


Your Symantec product detects Adware.SearchSeekFind


The adware is installed by the Trojan horse program Trojan.Download.Chekin

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 5, 2016 revision 021
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 26, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 6, 2016 revision 005
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 1, 2004
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