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Adware.SavingsHound

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:44:49 AM
Type:
Adware
Version:
0.2.3.0
Publisher:
www.savingshound.com
Risk Impact:
Low
File Names:
SavingsHound023.dll Setup.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.SavingsHound is a Browser Helper Object that displays advertisements and downloads files. It can also update itself without any user intervention

Symptoms


Your Symantec program detects Adware.SavingsHound.

Transmission


This security risk can be downloaded from a Web page using an ActiveX installer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 8, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 8, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 8, 2005
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