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PUA.UpdateStarDriver

Updated:
April 25, 2017 1:12:18 PM
Type:
Potentially Unwanted App
Infection Length:
Varies
Name:
UpdateStar Drivers
Version:
9.0
Publisher:
UpdateStar GmbH
Risk Impact:
Low
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior

PUA.UpdateStarDriver is a potentially unwanted application that gives misleading information about issues on the computer. It asks the user to pay to resolve the issues.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 25, 2017 revision 005
  • Latest Rapid Release version April 25, 2017 revision 006
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 25, 2017 revision 008
  • Latest Daily Certified version April 25, 2017 revision 008
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 26, 2017
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