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PUA.DownloadAssist

Updated:
November 30, 2016 12:44:00 PM
Type:
Potentially Unwanted App
Infection Length:
Varies
Name:
Software Download Assist
Version:
1.0
Risk Impact:
Low
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior

PUA.DownloadAssist is a potentially unwanted application that may download other unwanted programs without consent.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 30, 2016 revision 004
  • Latest Rapid Release version January 5, 2018 revision 003
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 30, 2016 revision 019
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 5, 2018 revision 007
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 30, 2016
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2016 Internet Security Threat Report, Volume 21
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