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Adware.Topantispyware

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:42:45 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
srpcsrv32.dll runsrv32.dll txfdb32.dll r.exe hookdump.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior


Adware.Topantispyware is an adware program that changes the desktop wallpaper to an advertisement for an antispyware product.

Symptoms


Desktop Wallpaper contains the following text:

Warning! You're in danger.

Transmission


This adware component can be manually installed, or installed as a component of another program.

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 March 20, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 23, 2017 revision 041
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 23, 2005
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