Google shows it was spammed to a number of unrelated newsgroups. Visiting
thier browser hijacker (and who knows what else).
Here's their disclaimer from a google posting about this.
Apparently profilesbyte.com thinks that this makes it OK.
By entering the site, http://www.profilesbyte.com , you agree that you
authorize an automatic install of our adware which will create a link to
profilesbyte.com, in place of your current America Online Instant
Messenger (AIM) profile. ProfilesByte.com also will change your current
home page along with you default away messege [sic]. The adware will
automatically install files called win32byte.exe and MSINET.OCX on your
computer. This file name may not remain consistant [sic] while the
program is running. This program IS NOT a virus, worm, nor trojan horse.
It is simply adware. This file will not harm your computer nor will it
delete your files.If you do not agree with the above terms, please exit
this website now.
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