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PUA.MediaCodec

Updated:
October 13, 2016 5:29:12 PM
Type:
Potentially Unwanted App
Infection Length:
Varies
Name:
Media Player Codec Pack
Version:
4.4.0
Publisher:
Media Player Codec Pack
Risk Impact:
Low
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior

PUA.MediaCodec is a potentially unwanted application that changes browser settings with user consent, but does not revert to the default settings after uninstallation.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 12, 2016 revision 006
  • Latest Rapid Release version January 18, 2017 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 12, 2016 revision 008
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 18, 2017 revision 022
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 19, 2016
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2016 Internet Security Threat Report, Volume 21
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