Threat Descriptons



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WebToolbar.Win32.MyWebSearch, Adware.Toolbar.Mywebsearch, Mywebsearch, Adware:W32/FunWeb


A browser plug-in which provides additional functionality not included in the standard browser. May introduce security risks not present in the standard browser.


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.

A False Positive is when a file is incorrectly detected as harmful, usually because its code or behavior resembles known harmful programs. A False Positive will usually be fixed in a subsequent database update without any action needed on your part. If you wish, you may also:

  • Check for the latest database updates

    First check if your F-Secure security program is using the latest updates, then try scanning the file again.

  • Submit a sample

    After checking, if you still believe the file is incorrectly detected, you can submit a sample of it for re-analysis.

    Note: If the file was moved to quarantine, you need to collect the file from quarantine before you can submit it.

  • Exclude a file from further scanning

    If you are certain that the file is safe and want to continue using it, you can exclude it from further scanning by the F-Secure security product.

    Note: You need administrative rights to change the settings.

Technical Details

This detection identifies a browser toolbar that installs on the system without displaying any privacy policy or End User License Agreement (EULA) during the installation process. The toolbar is installed on all user accounts.

While installed, search engine results may be redirected to display unsolicited advertisements or websites. A functional uninstaller is not provided.

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