1. Symantec/
  2. Security Response/
  3. Adware.BarACE


February 17, 2007 2:45:03 PM
Also Known As:
Adware.ACEbar [Symantec]
Infection Length:
488,912 bytes
Risk Impact:
Systems Affected:


Adware.BarACE is an adware program that is installed as an address toolbar in a Web browser without the user's consent when installing PCTurbo. It also sends keywords to a third-party URL.

Note: Virus definitions dated 16 February 2007 or earlier may detect this risk as Adware.ACEbar.

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 February 16, 2007
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 21, 2007
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Jeong Mun

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