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Adware.IESearch

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:48:29 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
Low
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior


Adware.IESearch is a Browser Helper Object that modifies the Internet Explorer Start and Search pages. It will also monitor all network traffic to and from the compromised computer.

Symptoms


One or more files detected as Adware.IESearch.

Transmission


This risk must be manually installed.

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 February 23, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 23, 2017 revision 041
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 1, 2006
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