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PUA.Boostspeed

Updated:
June 1, 2016 11:48:50 AM
Type:
Potentially Unwanted App
Infection Length:
Varies
Name:
Boost Speed 7
Version:
7.6.0
Publisher:
Auslogics Labs
Risk Impact:
Low
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior

PUA.Boostspeed 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 June 1, 2016
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 1, 2017 revision 007
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 1, 2016
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 2, 2017 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 1, 2016
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