Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
Adware.MainSearch is an adware component that modifies the Web browser's default home page and search settings without the user's permission. It may delete other adware programs, and it may download an updated version of itself from a host site. The adware may also download back door programs.
The files on the system are detected as Adware.MainSearch.
This adware component must be manually installed or installed as a component of another program that you install
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
Latest Rapid Release version October 22, 2016 revision 020
Initial Daily Certified version September 23, 2003
Latest Daily Certified version October 23, 2016 revision 002
Initial Weekly Certified release date September 24, 2003
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