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Adware.StartPage

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:37:17 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
varies
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior


Adware.StartPage is an adware that modifies the Internet Explorer home page without your permission.

Symptoms


Microsoft Internet Explorer settings are reset to non-default settings every time Windows restarts

Transmission


This adware is generally manually installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version April 25, 2017 revision 018
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 27, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version April 19, 2017 revision 004
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 28, 2004
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