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PUA.SuperOptimizer

Updated:
June 29, 2015 11:42:24 AM
Type:
Potentially Unwanted App
Infection Length:
Varies
Name:
SuperOptimizer
Version:
3.2.0.1
Publisher:
Super PC Tools Limited
Risk Impact:
Low
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior

PUA.SuperOptimizer 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 SuperOptimizer

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 5, 2015 revision 008
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 9, 2017 revision 033
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 5, 2015 revision 019
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 10, 2017 revision 004
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 7, 2015
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