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Adware.Redir

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:47:12 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
rdirector.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.Redir is an adware program consisting of a stand-alone executable that displays popup advertisements at regular intervals.

Symptoms


One or more files detected as Adware.Redir.

Transmission


This risk must be manually installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 21, 2014 revision 020
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 29, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 25, 2011 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 30, 2005
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