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PUA.Pckeeper

Updated:
March 25, 2016 9:13:05 PM
Type:
Potentially Unwanted App
Infection Length:
Varies
Name:
PCKeeper Installer
Version:
1.1.844.8
Publisher:
Essentware
Risk Impact:
Low
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior

PUA.Pckeeper 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 March 25, 2016
  • Latest Rapid Release version January 26, 2017 revision 021
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 25, 2016
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 27, 2017 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 30, 2016
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STAR Antimalware Protection Technologies
2016 Internet Security Threat Report, Volume 21
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