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Adware.BetterInternet

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:50:01 AM
Type:
Adware
Publisher:
stop-popup-ads-now.com
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
Varies: Bi.dll and Biprep.exe Belt.exe Belt.ini Belt.inf Buddy.exe ceres.dll Susp.exe Sus
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.BetterInternet is a Browser Helper Object that displays advertisements and downloads and installs files.

Note: Virus definitions dated prior to February 8, 2005 may detect this adware as Adware.Binet.

Symptoms


The files are detected as Adware.BetterInternet.

Transmission


This adware program must be manually installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 10, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 7, 2013 revision 009
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 10, 2003 revision 003
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 7, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 12, 2003
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