Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
Adware.EZSearch.B is an Internet Explorer Browser Helper Object Toolbar. It causes pop-up and pop-under ads, redirects searches to another site by modifying the Hosts file, and also contacts a remote server every time Internet Explorer is started.
One or more files are detected.
The ezSearchBar is installed manually or more often through an ActiveX installer web page.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version November 6, 2004
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version November 6, 2004
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date November 10, 2004
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