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PUA.PCMechanic

Updated:
June 16, 2017 2:42:27 PM
Type:
Potentially Unwanted App
Infection Length:
Varies
Name:
PC Mechanic 2017
Version:
1.2.0.120
Publisher:
Uniblue Systems Limite
Risk Impact:
Low
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior

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

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 21, 2017 revision 001
  • Latest Rapid Release version June 21, 2017 revision 001
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 21, 2017 revision 008
  • Latest Daily Certified version June 21, 2017 revision 008
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 21, 2017
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