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Adware.Webmisc

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:47:08 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
Medium
File Names:
webmisc.dll
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior


Adware.Webmisc is an Internet Explorer browser helper object. that displays pop up advertisements when certain Web sites are visited. These Web sites are mostly Chinese in origin.

Symptoms


One or more files detected as Adware.Webmisc.

Transmission


This risk must be manually installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version May 21, 2017 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 22, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version May 21, 2017 revision 018
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 23, 2005
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