Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
Adware.FavoriteMan installs itself as a Browser Helper Object and attempts to contact remote servers to download new executable content. Typically these programs are new adware components.
The existence of new URLs in Internet Explorer's Favorites menu.
This program has been reported as being available on the Web. This adware program must be manually installed. However, there are several known programs that have Adware.FavoriteMan within them and that install it as the program itself is installed.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
Latest Rapid Release version September 20, 2016 revision 004
Initial Daily Certified version March 27, 2004
Latest Daily Certified version September 20, 2016 revision 009
Initial Weekly Certified release date March 28, 2004
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