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PUA.Pirrit

Updated:
April 19, 2016 1:00:59 PM
Type:
Potentially Unwanted App
Infection Length:
Varies
Name:
Pirrit Suggestor
Version:
2.2
Publisher:
Pirrit Suggestor
Risk Impact:
Low
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior

PUA.Pirrit is a potentially unwanted application that installs browser extensions without permission, monitors browsing activity, and displays advertisements.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 19, 2016
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 15, 2017 revision 020
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 19, 2016
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 16, 2017 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 20, 2016
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2016 Internet Security Threat Report, Volume 21
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