Threat Description



Category: Malware
Platform: W32
Aliases: Trojan.Win32.StartPage.nw, StartPage


We have reports that F-Secure Anti-Virus is alarming on STMAIN.DLL file that is a part of MSN Toolbar application. FSAV alarms on this file either as 'Trojan.Win32.StartPage.nw' or as 'Security risk or a "backdoor" program'. This is a false alarm and will be fixed ASAP. For now please ignore this virus alert. Sorry for inconvenience.


Automatic action

Once detected, the F-Secure security product will automatically disinfect the suspect file by either deleting it or renaming it.

More scanning & removal options

More information on scanning or removal options is available in the documentation for your F-Secure security product on the Downloads section of our Home - Global site.

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Description Details: Alexey Podrezov, September 7th, 2004;


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