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PUA.Gen.3

Updated:
April 29, 2016 10:24:12 AM
Type:
Potentially Unwanted App
Risk Impact:
Low
Systems Affected:
Linux, Mac, Windows

Behavior

PUA.Gen.3 is a generic detection for many individual but varied Potentially Unwanted Applications for which specific definitions have not been created. A generic detection is used because it protects against many Potentially Unwanted Applications that share similar characteristics.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 10, 2014 revision 034
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 10, 2014 revision 034
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 11, 2014 revision 003
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 11, 2014 revision 003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 7, 2015
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2016 Internet Security Threat Report, Volume 21
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