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Adware.Starware

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:43:40 AM
Type:
Adware
Version:
3.0.2
Publisher:
Starware.com
Risk Impact:
Low
File Names:
Starware_305.exe Starware.dll
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.Starware is a Browser Helper Object that creates a search bar in Internet Explorer. It also displays advertisement web pages.

Symptoms


One or more files are detected as Adware.Starware.

Transmission


The file must be manually executed to install this program.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 2, 2005 revision 004
  • Latest Daily Certified version July 17, 2013 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 4, 2005
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