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Adware.Director

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:47:13 AM
Type:
Adware
Publisher:
maxifiles.com
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
services32.exe webhost-v2.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.Director is an adware that continuously displays popup advertisements from maxifiles.com.

Symptoms


One or more files detected as Adware.Director.

Transmission


This risk may be installed manually or come bundled with other adware applications.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 24, 2014 revision 036
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 30, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version May 28, 2012 revision 017
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 30, 2005
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