WEBHANCER Detection

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Synopsis :

The remote software is potentially unwanted and considered spyware.

Description :

The remote host is using the WEBHANCER program. You should ensure that
:

- the user intended to install WEBHANCER (it is sometimes
silently installed)
- the use of WEBHANCER matches your corporate mandates
and security policies.

To remove this sort of software, you may wish to check out ad-aware or
spybot.

See also :

http://www.ca.com/securityadvisor/pest/pest.aspx?id=43482

Solution :

Uninstall this software if it is not desired.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 12005 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID:

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