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Adware.LinkMaker

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:42:36 AM
Type:
Adware
Publisher:
www.serverlogic3.com
Risk Impact:
Medium
File Names:
HyperLinker.exe,lmf32v.dll
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.LinkMaker redirects search queries to a predetermined Web site. It also downloads other adware programs.

Symptoms


  • Redirection of search queries to a predetermined Web site.
  • Presence of file %System%\lmf32v.dll


Transmission


This program is installed manually or may be installed as a component of other adware programs.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 16, 2014 revision 036
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 19, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 19, 2014 revision 034
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 23, 2005
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