1. Symantec/
  2. Security Response/
  3. Adware.UpSpiralBar


February 13, 2007 11:43:12 AM
Risk Impact:
File Names:
tbinstall.exe; snbupt.exe; upspiral.dll
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP


Adware.UpSpiralBar is a Browser Helper Object that creates a tool bar in Internet Explorer. The program also modifies the Internet Explorer settings and may download 3rd-party software onto the computer.


One or more files are detected as Adware.UpSpiralBar. The UpSpiral Toolbar is present in Internet Explorer.


The file must be manually installed

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 14, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 17, 2008 revision 033
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 15, 2005
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