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Adware.CWSMSConfd

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:41:14 AM
Type:
Adware
Publisher:
CoolWebSearch
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
msconfd.dll
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior


Adware.CWSMSConfd changes the Microsoft Internet Explorer start page and search pages. It also adds adult-oriented Web sites to the Favorites folder.

Symptoms


One or more files are detected as Adware.CWSMSConfd.

Transmission


Adware.CWSMSConfd is installed manually or by an ActiveX installer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 4, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 17, 2008 revision 033
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 8, 2004
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