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PUA.PCProtect

Updated:
February 1, 2018 4:45:32 PM
Type:
Potentially Unwanted App
Infection Length:
Varies
Name:
PCProtect
Version:
1.37.85.0
Publisher:
SS Protect Limited
Risk Impact:
Low
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior

PUA.PCProtect 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 February 1, 2018 revision 002
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 8, 2018 revision 006
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 1, 2018 revision 007
  • Latest Daily Certified version February 8, 2018 revision 007
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 7, 2018
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