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  3. Adware.WebBar


February 13, 2007 11:41:07 AM
Risk Impact:
File Names:
se.dll se.exe scbar.dll winex.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP


Adware.WebBar is a Browser Helper Object that creates an Explorer Bar in Internet Explorer. It can also target advertisements to the user, depending on the Web sites visited.

Note: Detections dated September 29th or earlier may detect this risk as Adware.WindowEnhancer.


Your Symantec product detects this threat as Adware.WebBar.


The file must be manually executed to install this program.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 1, 2016 revision 036
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 2, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 2, 2016 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 2, 2004
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