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  3. Adware.Egyrank


February 13, 2007 11:47:45 AM
Risk Impact:
File Names:
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP


Adware.Egyrank is an Internet Explorer browser helper object that modifies the Internet Explorer home page and search page settings. It also monitors Web sites visited and sends this information to a remote server.


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


This risk must be manually installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 18, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 18, 2006
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