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Adware.PigSearch

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:46:55 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
mouse.dll search.exe zsearch.exe hcalway.sys abhcop.sys
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.Pigsearch displays search links related to highlighted text in Internet Explorer Web pages and also displays pop-up advertisements.

Symptoms


One or more files detected as Adware.PigSearch.

Transmission


Adware.PigSearch must be manually installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 26, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version July 6, 2013 revision 020
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 26, 2005 revision 002
  • Latest Daily Certified version July 7, 2013 revision 005
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 29, 2005
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