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Adware.SideFind

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:46:32 AM
Type:
Adware
Publisher:
Integrated Search Technologies
Risk Impact:
Low
File Names:
sidefind.exe,sfbho.dll,sidefind.dll
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior


Adware.SideFind is an Internet Explorer explorer bar published by Integrated Search Technologies. It usually comes bundled with Trojan.ISTsvc.

Note: Detections prior to 5th September 2005 may detect this risk as Adware.ISTbar.

Symptoms


One or more files detected as Adware.SideFind.

Transmission


Adware.SideFind is usually installed via ActiveX while browsing affiliate websites.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 27, 2017 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 5, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 28, 2017 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 7, 2005
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