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Adware.Searchexplorer

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:32:47 AM
Type:
Adware
Version:
Not available
Publisher:
Not available
Risk Impact:
Low
File Names:
Explbar.dll
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior


Adware.Searchexplorer is an Internet Explorer toolbar. If you browse the Web when the toolbar is enabled, certain URL's can trigger the display of pop-up ads.

Symptoms


The files are detected as Adware.Searchexplorer.

Transmission


Active-X downloads can install this adware. Some will be in pop-up ads from Adpowerzone.com.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 23, 2017 revision 037
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 20, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 23, 2017 revision 041
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 22, 2003
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