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Posted: March 28, 2006

This pesky little application is used by many Internet advertising networks and its primary objective is to collect personal data about the user. It causes browser pop-ups and shows ads, which use a combination of Macromedia Flash, and JavaScript for delivery. This application also uses tracking cookies. It was created in September, 2002, and needs at least 8365 Kb for storage.

File System Modifications

  • The following files were created in the system:
    # File Name
    1 all30bannerrollcan2[1].js
    2 l3codecx.acm
    3 player.reg
    4 playerupdate171.exe
    5 surferplay.exe
    6 surferplay174.exe
    7 surferplugin[1].ocx
    8 surfinst.exe