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  3. PUA.SpeedyPCPro


June 29, 2015 8:28:28 AM
Potentially Unwanted App
Infection Length:
Speedy PC Pro
Risk Impact:
Systems Affected:


PUA.SpeedyPCPro is a potentially unwanted application that displays misleading information about issues it claims are slowing down the computer. It may then ask the user to pay to fix the issues.

Note: Virus definitions dated June 26, 2015 or earlier detect this threat as SpeedyPCPro.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 28, 2014 revision 037
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 22, 2016 revision 024
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 10, 2014 revision 021
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 22, 2016 revision 025
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 29, 2014
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