Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
Adware.BlazeFind installs itself as a Browser Helper Object and redirects search queries. It may restart explorer.exe and hook itself into different processes. It can display advertisements on the compromised computer.
Note: Definitions prior to April 20, 2005 may detect this threat as Adware.Blazefind.
Your Symantec program detects Adware.Blazefind.
Redirection of search queries in Internet Explorer.
Presence of the process "omniscient.exe".
Adware.Blazefind must be manually installed.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
Latest Rapid Release version September 23, 2016 revision 024
Initial Daily Certified version March 22, 2004
Latest Daily Certified version September 24, 2016 revision 002
Initial Weekly Certified release date March 22, 2004
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