December 3, 2014 2:32:47 PM
Potentially Unwanted App
Risk Impact:
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP


PUA.Gen is a generic detection for many individual but varied Security Risks for which specific definitions have not been created. A generic detection is used because it protects against many Security Risks that share similar characteristics.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 1, 2015 revision 020
  • Initial Daily Certified version August 1, 2013 revision 034
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 26, 2015 revision 023
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 7, 2013
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