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PUA.BoostMyPC

Updated:
May 18, 2017 2:23:41 PM
Type:
Potentially Unwanted App
Infection Length:
Varies
Name:
Boost My PC
Version:
1.0.2.6
Publisher:
BoostMyPC
Risk Impact:
Low
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior

PUA.BoostMyPC 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 May 17, 2017 revision 005
  • Latest Rapid Release version January 4, 2018 revision 024
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 17, 2017 revision 008
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 5, 2018 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 24, 2017
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