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Adware.AdGoblin

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:36:45 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
varies
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.AdGoblin is an adware component that displays pop-up windows in Internet Explorer.

Symptoms


Popup advertisements appear while running Internet Explorer.
Your Symantec program detects Adware.AdGoblin.

Transmission


This adware component can be manually installed or installed as a component of another program.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version February 14, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 14, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 18, 2004
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