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Adware.WinProtect

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:42:49 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
Medium
File Names:
dosxpd.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.WinProtect is an adware program that displays Taskbar messages.

Symptoms


Your Symantec program detects Adware.WinProtect.

Transmission


This adware program must be manually installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version January 27, 2015 revision 009
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 21, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 26, 2015 revision 023
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 23, 2005
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