What is it?
The Toolbar installs into your Internet browser and allows you to search the Internet with MyWebSearch, a known adware type program that changes and redircts all of your search results as well as DNS errors, and modifies your home page to mywebsearch.com or some other webpage. MyWebSearch automatically becomes your default search service which hijacks all your search requests as well as tracks your Internet surfing behavior to send you targeted advertising.
Description of firstname.lastname@example.org from the publisher
“Toolbar Search Functions: The Toolbar installs into your Internet browser and allows you to search the Internet with MyWebSearch® and may provide other search features as further described herein. Default Search, Address Bar Queries, DNS Errors: If you consent to make MyWebSearch your default search service, your Internet browser default search feature will be set to MyWebSearch and you will access MyWebSearch search services (i) by entering queries in your browser chrome search box; (ii) by entering queries in your browser address bar, and/or (iii) in response to misspelled, incorrectly formatted or unresolved DNS submissions in your browser address bar. Home Page: During the download process, you may be given the option to reset your Internet browser's default homepage to home.mywebsearch.com or some other webpage. If you exercise/consent to this option, the specified webpage will become your default home page and will appear each time you open your Internet browser.”
How is email@example.com loaded?
|What is the community is seeing?||What is the community is doing?|
|About 0.4% of all Boost users have the firstname.lastname@example.org file.||Of the 0.4% of email@example.com users, 12.0% have disabled it.|
Typical file (disk image) location:
What Windows OS versions does this run on?
Microsoft Windows XP (5.1.2600.131072)
File name: firstname.lastname@example.org
Size: 359.41 KB
Google Chrome extension details
PE image details
File packed: No