Description of CWS.Bootconf :
CWs.Bootconf hijacks your home and search pages to point to the Coolwebsearch.com website. The site URL is jumbled by a special URL-encoding used by this hijacker to make it difficult to read. It also uses a stylesheet to set it as a default for all webpages viewed. The Coolwebsearch.com site is added on the Safe Sites list of Internet Explorer.
Recommendation for CWS.Bootconf :
This is a severe threat. It is strongly recommended that this be removed from your system immediately.
Browser Hijacker: Yes
Commercial Keylogger: No
Remote Administration Tool: No
Company Name: CoolWebSearch
Methods of Distribution: This may be installed by drive-by download from certain CoolWebSearch affiliate sites.
Release Date: July, 2003