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Adware.Kidda

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:47:43 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
Low
File Names:
kidda.dll
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior


Adware.Kidda is an Internet Explorer Browser Helper Object made with the IE Toolbar package. It modifies the user's homepage settings without notification.

Symptoms


  • One or more files detected as Adware.Kidda.
  • The presence of an unknown toolbar in Internet Explorer.

Transmission


This risk must be manually installed.

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 January 17, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 26, 2015 revision 023
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 18, 2006
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