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Adware.Links

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:47:11 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
Medium
File Names:
LinkMaker.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.Links is a program that creates url links on the desktop without user's consent.

Symptoms


One or more files detected as Adware.Links

Transmission


This risk must be manually installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 25, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 30, 2013 revision 006
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 25, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 30, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 30, 2005
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