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Adware.Cax

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:36:38 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
Cax.dll,Cax.inf
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.Cax is a Browser Helper Object that contains code to download and execute a file from the Internet.

Symptoms


One or more files are detected as Adware.Cax.

Transmission


You must manually execute a file to install this program.

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 26, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 25, 2009 revision 005
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 28, 2004
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