Softomate (BestToolbars.net) offers development tools/source code that are used to create customized toolbars.
Softomate LLC is often unfairly credited for creating Adware/Spyware toolbars, but they are only a development tool supplier.
Softomate ToolbarStudio/sources are often used to produce legitimate toolbars, such as BibleToolbar, but in many cases, Softomate LLC customers update the code with features such as: Browser HiJacking, Advertisement Pop-Ups, and Data Mining.
Based on the settings of your F-Secure security product, it may block the file from running, move it to the quarantine where it cannot spread or cause harm, or ask you to select an action.
Please note that there is a detection for Spyware namedSoftomate Toolbar.
This is not a detection of the Softomate development tools, but rather a detection of a Data Mining Toolbar created using Softomate's software.
Date Created: 2006-09-12 10:52:01.0
Date Last Modified: 2007-06-27 16:15:07.0