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Adware.NeededWare

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:39:10 AM
Type:
Adware
Publisher:
NeededWare.com
Risk Impact:
Medium
File Names:
Random
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.NeededWare displays advertisements and downloads software.

Symptoms


Ads are displayed.
Software is installed without the users permission.
Files are detected as Adware.NeededWare.

Transmission


This adware must be manually installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 21, 2014 revision 020
  • Initial Daily Certified version August 30, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 26, 2012 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 1, 2004
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