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Download.Adware

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:36:57 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
High
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

Behavior


Download.Adware connects to the Internet and downloads other adware installers or components.

Symptoms


One or more files are detected as Download.Adware.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 17, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version July 22, 2014 revision 025
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 17, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version July 23, 2014 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 17, 2004
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