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Potentially Unwanted Applications

Programs that computers users wish to be made aware of. These programs include applications that have an impact on security, privacy, resource consumption, or are associated with other security risks. These programs can show a pattern of installation without user permission or notice on a system or be deemed to be separate and different from the application installed.
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NameDiscovered
PUA.Getnow07/01/2015
PUA.DownloadSponsor06/26/2015
PUA.Imali06/26/2015
PUA.SwiftPCOptimizer06/18/2015
PUA.AdvSysProtector!g106/08/2015
PUA.Gamblock05/19/2015
BetterInstaller05/19/2015
PUA.Vittalia04/21/2015
PUA.Yontoo.C!gen304/17/2015
PUA.DriverBooster04/13/2015
PUA.Searchqu04/06/2015
PUA.DownloadAdmin04/06/2015
PUA.MagnoPlayer04/01/2015
PUA.FindWide03/31/2015
PUA.FreeDWGViewer03/30/2015
Android.Igexin03/26/2015
PUA.DriverAssist03/25/2015
PUA.TuneUpPro03/25/2015
PUA.MyStartToolbar03/25/2015
AdvancedFix03/20/2015
PUA.PCCleanerPlus 03/20/2015
PUA.DriverPack03/19/2015
PUA.OpenCandy03/19/2015
PUA.Vaudix03/19/2015
PUA.Gen.603/18/2015
PUA.Iminent03/17/2015
PUA.TornTV02/27/2015
PUA.TotalSystemCare02/25/2015
SONAR.PUA!ConInput02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!AdvSysProt02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!SwUpdater02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!SpdUpMyPC02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!StormAlert02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!SpeedyPCPr02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!SettManage02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!SearchSafe02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!RegCurePro02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!SearchProt02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!RegCleanPr02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!PCSpdMaxm02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!PCPSpeed02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!PCHBoost02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!Wajam02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!VOPackage02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!WinZipper02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!PCFixSpeed02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!PCHAdvisor02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!OptimizePr02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!Linkular02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!Mezaa02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!NewPlayer02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!DWAlerts02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!InboxToolb02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!AppGraff02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!Astromenda02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!DefaultTab02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!ContExplor02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!AnyProtect02/24/2015
PUA.Binkiland02/20/2015
PUA.DoctorPC02/19/2015
PUA.InstaShare01/30/2015
SearchProtection01/30/2015
PUA.Desk36501/30/2015
Adware.AirInstaller01/22/2015
PUA.Couponbar01/22/2015
PUA.OpenSwUpdater01/22/2015
PUA.BeFrugalToolbar01/10/2015
PUA.XvirusPersonalGrd01/10/2015
PUA.SuperOptimizer01/05/2015
PUA.PCOptimizerPro01/05/2015
PUA.PCTechHotline01/05/2015
OSX.PUA.Gen12/31/2014
PUA.Gen.512/18/2014
PUA.ReimageRepair12/18/2014
PUA.Gen.412/16/2014
PUA.Gen.312/11/2014
PUA.ProPCCleaner12/10/2014
PUA.CommunityToolbar12/10/2014
PUA.Softonic12/10/2014
PUA.YouTubeDownGTApp12/10/2014
PUA.SystemOptimizerPro12/10/2014
PUA.Smartbar12/10/2014
PUA.PCHealthAdvisor12/10/2014
PUA.RegCurePro12/10/2014
PUA.SpeedyPCPro12/10/2014
PUA.DefaultTab10/24/2014
PUA.Astromenda10/24/2014
PUA.WinZipper10/21/2014
PUA.AnyProtect10/01/2014
PUA.PerionInstaller10/01/2014
PUA.InstalKi10/01/2014
PUA.Wajam10/01/2014
PUA.PCPowerSpeed09/24/2014
PUA.PCFixSpeed09/24/2014
PUA.Solimba09/23/2014
PUA.AppGraffiti09/23/2014
PUA.Linkular09/22/2014
PUA.PCHealthBoost09/04/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g1708/25/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g2708/14/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g2608/14/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g2508/14/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g2408/14/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g2308/14/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g2208/14/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g2108/14/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g2008/14/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g1808/14/2014
PUA.MyPCBackup08/06/2014
PUA.VOPackage07/29/2014
PUA.Gen.207/28/2014
PUA.ChangeDNS07/24/2014
PUA.Loadmoney07/21/2014
PUA.OptimumPcBoost07/19/2014
PUA.SpeedUpMyPc07/19/2014
PUA.Downloader07/17/2014
PUA.GorillaPrice07/12/2014
Genieo07/10/2014
PUA.Goobzo07/07/2014
PUA.SearchProtect06/30/2014
PUA.InboxToolbar06/18/2014
PUA.AdvSystemProtector06/17/2014
PUA.SwVersionUpdater06/13/2014
PUA.OptimizerPro06/10/2014
Android.YahooAds06/07/2014
Android.AdMarvel06/07/2014
Android.YuMe06/07/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g1605/20/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g1505/20/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g1405/20/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g1305/20/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g1205/20/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g1105/20/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g905/20/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g805/20/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g705/20/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g605/20/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g505/20/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g405/05/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g205/05/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g103/26/2014
Android.Casee02/27/2014
Android.Cauly02/27/2014
Android.Greystripe02/27/2014
Android.Buzzcity02/27/2014
Android.Burstly02/27/2014
Android.Adwhirl02/27/2014
Android.AdMob02/27/2014
Android.Adknowledge02/27/2014
Android.InMobi02/27/2014
Android.Jumptap02/27/2014
Android.LogiaAd02/27/2014
Android.MdotM02/27/2014
Android.Medialets02/27/2014
Android.MillennialMedia02/27/2014
Android.MobClix02/27/2014
Android.MobFox02/27/2014
Android.MoPub02/27/2014
Android.VDopia02/27/2014
Android.Smaato02/27/2014
Android.Tapjoy02/27/2014
Android.VServ02/27/2014
Android.AmazonAds02/27/2014
Android.Aduru02/27/2014
Android.Pontiflex02/27/2014
Android.ZestAdz02/27/2014
Android.Adfonic02/27/2014
Android.Domob02/27/2014
Android.Mobus02/27/2014
Android.MobWin02/27/2014
Android.Sosceo02/27/2014
Android.Wooboo02/27/2014
Android.Wqmobile02/27/2014
Android.Youmi02/27/2014
Android.RevMob02/27/2014
Android.Wiyun02/27/2014
Android.Diandong02/27/2014
Android.Jzmob02/27/2014
Android.Momark02/27/2014
Android.Apkmore02/27/2014
Android.Clevernet02/27/2014
Android.Yinhan02/27/2014
Android.Utchi02/27/2014
Android.Miji02/27/2014
Android.Tanci02/27/2014
Android.Airad02/27/2014
Android.Adwo02/27/2014
Android.AdChina02/27/2014
Android.Spydafon02/27/2014
Android.Locaspy02/27/2014
PUA.Deminnix11/21/2013
PUA.WinterSoftInstaller11/12/2013
PUA.Glindorus11/07/2013
PUA.SeaApp09/17/2013
PUA.OptimumInstall09/03/2013
PUA.WebCake 08/09/2013
PUA.Gen08/01/2013
PUA.AMTSOTest06/06/2013
PUA.ExqWebSearch06/04/2013
Android.FindAndCall04/09/2013
PUA.Yontoo.B03/25/2013
PUA.RoclaToolbar01/11/2013
PUA.ZenkokuDenwacho10/11/2012
PUA.OneScan09/07/2012
PUA.WebWatcher08/03/2012
PUA.FindAndCall07/05/2012
Android.Appenda06/27/2012
Android.Ecardgrabber06/23/2012
PUA.Yontoo05/29/2012
PUA.UpToDown05/24/2012
PUA.SponsorKeyword03/30/2012
PUA.DownVision01/13/2012
Android.Steek01/09/2012
PUA.TCPZ11/04/2011
811Toolbar09/26/2011
PUA.Bitcoinminer09/12/2011
PUA.GameVance08/15/2011
PUA.TangoToolbar07/28/2011
PUA.Fakesurvey03/22/2011
PUA.PremiumSMSScam01/27/2011
PUA.SMSFastLoads01/21/2011
Trackware.Freesave 04/07/2010
PUA.DefenceLabRemovalTools12/09/2009
AdShortcuts11/12/2009
PUA.AsteriskLogger09/01/2009
PUA.Favorit08/28/2009
PUA.RegistryEasy07/29/2009
PUA.MalwareBot 07/10/2009
PUA.USBcillin06/04/2009
PUA.WFPDisable04/22/2009
PUA.LivePlayer11/11/2008
PUA.SpywareSecure09/09/2008
PUA.TraceSweeper08/18/2008
PUA.DiskKnight07/07/2008
PUA.MessengerSkinner04/23/2008
PUA.SudoPlanet04/23/2008
PUA.GoRecord04/23/2008
PUA.WebMediaPlayer04/23/2008
PUA.HotTv04/23/2008
PUA.InternetGameBox04/23/2008
PUA.PasswordInspector01/03/2008
PUA.DioCleaner12/21/2007
PUA.DivoPlayer12/20/2007
PUA.DomPlayer12/13/2007
PUA.IEDefender11/14/2007
PUA.Craagle10/25/2007
PUA.MicroBillSys07/31/2007
PUA.AntiSpyStorm07/27/2007
PUA.TrojanSimulator07/27/2007
PUA.MalwareBurn07/26/2007
PUA.NetPumper07/10/2007
PUA.WinZix07/10/2007
PUA.PrivacyProtector07/09/2007
3wPlayer07/06/2007
PUA.Torrent10107/03/2007
PUA.VirusHeal06/27/2007
PUA.LiveProtect06/14/2007
SecurityRisk.Cashmoa04/20/2007
PUA.SpyHeal02/05/2007
888bar12/20/2006
Movieland09/14/2006
PUA.VirusBurst09/06/2006
SecurityRisk.KeyFilter02/20/2004
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