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


February 13, 2007 11:45:17 AM
Risk Impact:
File Names:
HelperInstaller.exe Helper101.dll
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP


Adware.EnhanceMSearch is a Browser Helper Object that tracks keywords typed in popular web search engines such as google, and displays advertisements based on those keywords.


Your Symantec program detects Adware.EnhanceMSearch.


This security risk can be installed as part 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 June 22, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 22, 2005
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