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Adware.IGetNet

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:33:07 AM
Type:
Adware
Version:
4.0
Publisher:
IGetNet
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
Bho001.dll Rsp001.dll Winstart001.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.IGetNet is an adware program that redirects certain Web pages to www.igetnet.com.

Symptoms


  • The files are detected as Adware.IGetNet.
  • When you go to auto.search.msn.com, search.netscape.com, or ieautosearch, you are redirected to www.igetnet.com.


Transmission


This adware program must be manually installed. However, there are several known programs that have Adware.IGetNet within them, and that install it as the program itself is installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version August 18, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version July 25, 2012 revision 038
  • Initial Daily Certified version August 18, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version July 26, 2012 revision 005
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 20, 2003
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