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

Adware.CashBackBuddy

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:46:31 AM
Type:
Adware
Version:
1.0.0.5
Publisher:
eXact Advertising
Risk Impact:
Medium
File Names:
cashback.exe cb.exe flash.exe mscb.dll
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior


Adware.CashBackBuddy is an adware program that tracks the user's Internet activity and displays rebate messages for certain Web sites.

Note: Definitions dated September 14th, 2005 or earlier may detect this risk as Adware.BargainBuddy.

Symptoms


Your Symantec program detects Adware.CashBackBuddy

Transmission


This software can be manually installed or installed as part of another product. In addition to Adware.CashBackBuddy, Adware.BargainBuddy is usually installed on the computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 23, 2017 revision 037
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 9, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 23, 2017 revision 041
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 11, 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