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


February 13, 2007 11:45:04 AM
Risk Impact:
File Names:
n.dll VCMNet11.exe qb.exe
Systems Affected:


Adware.AFAEnhance is a Browser Helper Object that redirects specific Internet Explorer error messages to a predetermined Web site. It will also display numerous pop-up windows in an attempt to entice the user to install additional programs on their computer.


One or more files detected as Adware.AFAEnhance.


This program must be manually installed. There have been reports of this program being downloaded as part of another programs installation.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version April 16, 2015 revision 032
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 14, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version April 16, 2015 revision 052
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 15, 2005
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.

Search Threats

Search by name
Example: W32.Beagle.AG@mm
STAR Antimalware Protection Technologies
2016 Internet Security Threat Report, Volume 21
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • LinkedIn
  • Google+
  • YouTube