Description of CWS.DaoSearch :
DaoSearch is a browser hijacker that generates pop ups, and changes browser settings. It makes internet navigation difficult as user’s browser is constantly hijacked to DaoSearch.com. Internet Explorer freezes once the user attempts to type a different URL address or change browser settings.
Recommendation for CWS.DaoSearch :
It is strongly recommended that you remove this program from your computer.
Browser Hijacker: Yes
Commercial Keylogger: No
Remote Administration Tool: No
Company Name: CoolWebSearch
Methods of Distribution: The method of distribution is through stealth installation from pornographic websites.
Release Date: 2004