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PUA.PCPerformer

Updated:
December 18, 2015 10:10:05 AM
Type:
Potentially Unwanted App
Infection Length:
Varies
Name:
PCPerformer
Risk Impact:
Low
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior

PUA.PCPerformer is a potentially unwanted application that displays misleading information about the computer's performance. It then asks the user to pay to fix the issues.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 16, 2015
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 17, 2017 revision 020
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 16, 2015
  • Latest Daily Certified version February 18, 2017 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 23, 2015
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