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Adware.FastSeek

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:36:39 AM
Type:
Adware
Publisher:
Advertising.com
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
FastSeeker*.dll,FastSeeker*.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.FastSeek is a Browser Helper Object, which includes a tool bar for auto fill in, and displays pop-up advertising on your computer.

Symptoms


The pop-up ads are displayed.
  • The files are detected as Adware.FastSeek.
  • The Internet Explorer home page is changed.


Transmission


Usually from visiting Web sites.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 26, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version January 26, 2004
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 26, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 18, 2007 revision 039
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 26, 2004
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