Potentially Unwanted Applications

Programs that computers users wish to be made aware of. These programs include applications that have an impact on security, privacy, resource consumption, or are associated with other security risks. These programs can show a pattern of installation without user permission or notice on a system or be deemed to be separate and different from the application installed.
Potentially Unwanted Applications
Name Discovered
PUA.RegProCleaner 11/19/2017
PUA.PCOptimizer 11/19/2017
PUA.OneClickPCCare 11/19/2017
PUA.SpeedySysOptim 11/19/2017
PUA.RegAceSystemSuite 11/19/2017
PUA.RegGenie 11/19/2017
PUA.ScanMyReg 11/19/2017
PUA.RegistryWizard 11/19/2017
PUA.YeahBitPCSpeedUp 11/19/2017
PUA.PCFixKit 11/19/2017
PUA.ApogeePCPro 11/19/2017
PUA.ClickPCFix 11/19/2017
PUA.MYPCTuneUp 11/19/2017
PUA.CleanPCMax 11/19/2017
PUA.PCOptiClean 11/19/2017
PUA.SpeedmypcSysOpt 11/19/2017
PUA.PCHomeRunOptimizer 11/19/2017
PUA.WiseFixer 11/18/2017
PUA.Obrypser 11/17/2017
PUA.KTPCOptimizer 11/17/2017
PUA.FastWindowsTwker 11/17/2017
PUA.TwkbtUninstallPro 11/17/2017
PUA.RegWork 11/17/2017
PUA.TwkbtRegOptimizer 11/17/2017
PUA.TwkbitAntimalware 11/17/2017
PUA.PCSmartCleanup 11/17/2017
PUA.RemoveITPro 11/13/2017
PUA.Keygen.KMS 11/01/2017
PUA.WatchdogPrvcyGuard 10/25/2017
PUA.IdentityProtector 10/25/2017
PUA.SystemCheckup 10/25/2017
PUA.ErrorEnd 10/04/2017
PUA.SuperPCCleaner 10/04/2017
SONAR.Downer!g1 09/28/2017
PUA.JScoinminer 09/16/2017
PUA.AdvFileOptimizer 08/28/2017
PUA.VMNToolbar 08/28/2017
PUA.ErrorFixKit 08/24/2017
PUA.PCCurePlus 07/28/2017
PUA.WinRepairPro 07/28/2017
PUA.SystemCleaner 07/11/2017
PUA.PCMechanic 06/21/2017
PUA.FullDskFighter 06/20/2017
PUA.Ransom 06/16/2017
Trackware.TransitGuide 05/31/2017
PUA.MagicPCCleaner 05/31/2017
PUA.PerfectOptimizer 05/30/2017
PUA.RegistryDr 05/30/2017
PUA.Winexe!g1 05/27/2017
PUA.SmartPCFixer 05/26/2017
PUA.DiskDefragFree 05/18/2017
PUA.BoostMyPC 05/17/2017
PUA.Winexe 05/04/2017
PUA.Cyboscan 04/25/2017
PUA.RadarSyncPCUpdate 04/25/2017
PUA.SystemCleanup 04/25/2017
PUA.PCRegBoost 04/25/2017
PUA.RegistryScanner 04/25/2017
PUA.DriverAgentPlus 04/25/2017
PUA.UpdateStarDriver 04/25/2017
PUA.RegUtility 04/25/2017
PUA.DriverPack!g1 04/24/2017
PUA.MicrofastPC 04/10/2017
PUA.RegPowerCleaner 04/10/2017
PUA.PCFixCleaner 04/10/2017
PUA.SystemBoosterPro 04/10/2017
PUA.RegistryCleaner 04/10/2017
PUA.PCCleanerPro 03/27/2017
PUA.BrowserSecurity 03/24/2017
SONAR.RarSFX!PUA 03/16/2017
PUA.AdvPasswdManager 03/13/2017
PUA.PCSuitePlus 03/13/2017
PUA.MyCleanPC 03/13/2017
PUA.SecureDownload 02/26/2017
PUA.SlowPCfighter 02/26/2017
PUA.RegistryBooster 02/26/2017
PUA.PinnacleDriverUp 02/26/2017
PUA.Keygen 02/07/2017
PUA.Yisou 02/06/2017
PUA.SavingsWizard 01/30/2017
PUA.Disttrack!sys 01/27/2017
PUA.MaxPerforma 01/20/2017
PUA.UniversalDriver 01/20/2017
PUA.BestUninstallTool 01/20/2017
PUA.KpZip 01/20/2017
PUA.SystemKeeperPro 01/19/2017
PUA.AntiMalwarePro 01/19/2017
PUA.FixIt 01/19/2017
PUA.FixRegCleaner 01/19/2017
PUA.Zcashminer 12/13/2016
OSX.InstallMiez 11/30/2016
PUA.Ghokswa 11/30/2016
PUA.Browseforthecause 11/30/2016
PUA.DownloadAssist 11/30/2016
PUA.FunMoods 11/21/2016
PUA.TurboCleanPC 11/04/2016
PUA.InstallMonetizer 10/26/2016
PUA.InstallBrain 10/26/2016
PUA.Sasquor 10/26/2016
PUA.CloudSystemCare 10/26/2016
PUA.GoPCPro 10/13/2016
PUA.BildDownloader 10/13/2016
PUA.MediaCodec 10/12/2016
SONAR.BC.PUA!g21 10/08/2016
SONAR.BC.PUA!g20 10/08/2016
SONAR.BC.PUA!g19 10/08/2016
SONAR.BC.PUA!g18 10/08/2016
SONAR.BC.PUA!g17 10/08/2016
SONAR.BC.PUA!g16 10/08/2016
SONAR.BC.PUA!g15 10/08/2016
SONAR.BC.PUA!g14 10/08/2016
SONAR.BC.PUA!g13 10/08/2016
SONAR.BC.PUA!g12 10/08/2016
SONAR.BC.PUA!g11 10/08/2016
PUA.MPCCleaner 09/27/2016
PUA.WinWrapper 09/27/2016
PUA.MalwareProtect 09/12/2016
PUA.WebUpdater 09/11/2016
PUA.DriverFinder 08/26/2016
PUA.iSharpRegCleaner 08/26/2016
PUA.DesktopWeatherSvc 08/25/2016
PUA.GencoDownloads 08/09/2016
SONAR.SuspBeh!gen67 08/04/2016
PUA.ExpressFiles 08/01/2016
PUA.iPumper 08/01/2016
PUA.SavingsHero 08/01/2016
PUA.SearchmeToolbar 08/01/2016
PUA.Techsnab 08/01/2016
SONAR.PUA!gen10 07/07/2016
PUA.SecurityReviver 07/04/2016
PUA.RegistryReviver 07/04/2016
PUA.PCReviver 07/04/2016
PUA.Gyplyraminer 06/24/2016
PUA.MyFasterPC 06/22/2016
SONAR.PUA!gen12 06/22/2016
SONAR.PUA!Opencandy 06/22/2016
SONAR.PUA!BExt 06/22/2016
SONAR.BC.Bitcoinmine1 06/22/2016
PUA.DexonAgent 06/21/2016
PUA.HomepageDefender 06/19/2016
PUA.DriverReviver 06/19/2016
SONAR.PUA!DriverPack 06/15/2016
SONAR.BC.SysHealer!g2 06/15/2016
SONAR.BC.SearchProt1 06/15/2016
SONAR.BC.PUA!g9 06/15/2016
SONAR.BC.PUA!g8 06/15/2016
SONAR.BC.PUA!g10 06/15/2016
PUA.ZooToolbar 06/13/2016
PUA.Maltrec!eg1 06/08/2016
SONAR.BC.MySafeSav!g1 06/07/2016
OSX.JustCloud 06/03/2016
PUA.Wedownload 06/02/2016
PUA.PCAcceleratePro 06/01/2016
PUA.Boostspeed 06/01/2016
PUA.Yessearches 05/20/2016
PUA.Classicmedia 05/18/2016
PUA.Internetoptimizer 05/17/2016
PUA.Dev360cleaner 05/16/2016
PUA.ICLoader!g2 04/29/2016
PUA.Yontoo.C!gen6 04/29/2016
PUA.Maltrec!cg1 04/27/2016
PUA.Advmaccleaner 04/27/2016
PUA.Sweetim 04/26/2016
PUA.Downloadopen 04/20/2016
PUA.Drivereasy 04/19/2016
PUA.Bestsocialfeed 04/19/2016
PUA.Pirrit 04/19/2016
PUA.ICLoader!g3 04/15/2016
SONAR.PUA!gen11 04/13/2016
PUA.Suptab 04/12/2016
SONAR.PUA!gen13 04/06/2016
SONAR.BC.SysHealer!g1 04/06/2016
PUA.Windapp 03/30/2016
PUA.Reginout 03/30/2016
PUA.Pckeeper 03/25/2016
SONAR.PUA!Traffic4 03/17/2016
PUA.Wombat 03/15/2016
PUA.ICLoader!g1 03/09/2016
PUA.Sambamedia 03/04/2016
PUA.TweakBitPCCleanr 02/29/2016
PUA.PCRepairKit 02/29/2016
PUA.PCSpeedupPro 02/29/2016
PUA.SystemHealer 02/29/2016
PUA.Yontoo.C!gen5 02/23/2016
SONAR.BC.PUA!g7 02/17/2016
SONAR.BC.Amonetize!g1 02/17/2016
PUA.Yontoo.C!gen4 02/01/2016
PUA.OptimumInstall!g4 01/29/2016
SONAR.BC.WProtMgr!g1 01/19/2016
SONAR.PUA!Traffic5 01/19/2016
SONAR.PUA!Traffic3 01/19/2016
SONAR.PUA!Traffic2 01/19/2016
SONAR.BC.WinZipper!g2 01/19/2016
SONAR.BC.WinZipper!g1 01/19/2016
SONAR.BC.PUA!g6 01/19/2016
SONAR.BC.PUA!g5 01/19/2016
SONAR.BC.PUA!g3 01/19/2016
SONAR.BC.Picexa!g1 01/19/2016
SONAR.BC.PUA!g1 01/19/2016
SONAR.BC.PUA!g2 01/19/2016
SONAR.BC.MyWebSearch 01/19/2016
SONAR.PUA!WinManProt2 01/05/2016
PUA.Driverdoc 01/01/2016
PUA.Outbrowse 12/31/2015
PUA.PCPerformer 12/16/2015
PUA.AppFindr 12/16/2015
PUA.AdvancedPCCare 12/10/2015
PUA.OneSystemCare 12/10/2015
SONAR.PUA!DL3 12/08/2015
SONAR.PUA!SuperOptmzr 12/08/2015
SONAR.PUA!Wajam3 12/08/2015
PUA.NetZeroToolbar 11/30/2015
PUA.DriverUpdPro 11/23/2015
PUA.Astromenda!gen3 11/22/2015
PUA.Astromenda!gen2 11/18/2015
PUA.Astromenda!gen1 11/18/2015
PUA.SpeedFixTool 11/13/2015
PUA.PlayThru 11/12/2015
Android.Moplus 11/05/2015
SONAR.PUA!CommToolbar 11/03/2015
SONAR.PUA!Yontoo.C 11/03/2015
PUA.TweakbitDrvUpd 10/25/2015
SONAR.DNSUnlock!gen1 10/22/2015
SONAR.PUA!Traffic 10/22/2015
OSX.CnetDownloader 10/21/2015
PUA.Pdfforgetoolbar 10/05/2015
PUA.IdeakeeUninstall 10/05/2015
PUA.InstallCore 09/30/2015
PUA.DailyPCClean 09/30/2015
SONAR.PUA!gen8 09/29/2015
SONAR.PUA!Yontoo 09/22/2015
PUA.ConsumerInput 09/21/2015
PUA.DiskSpeedUp 09/18/2015
PUA.OnePCOptimize 09/18/2015
PUA.ICLoader 09/15/2015
SONAR.PUA!DL2 09/08/2015
PUA.FastFileDownloader 09/03/2015
PUA.BabylonToolbar 08/26/2015
SONAR.PUA!gen7 08/25/2015
PUA.Instally 08/13/2015
PUA.WebInstall 07/30/2015
PUA.DLLFilesFixer 07/30/2015
PUA.FormatFactory 07/29/2015
PUA.PCPrivacydock 07/21/2015
PUA.ChromeSpeedBooster 07/10/2015
PUA.AdvSysOptimizer 07/10/2015
PUA.DriverWhiz 07/10/2015
PUA.Fixmypc 07/09/2015
SONAR.PUA!CytiWeb 07/07/2015
SONAR.PUA!WinManProt 07/07/2015
SONAR.PUA!RoundWorld 07/07/2015
SONAR.PUA!DL 07/07/2015
SONAR.PUA!Digihelp 07/07/2015
SONAR.PUA!AceRace 07/07/2015
SONAR.PUA!ClockHand 07/07/2015
SONAR.PUA!AppEnable 07/07/2015
SONAR.PUA!Wajam2 07/07/2015
PUA.Getnow 07/01/2015
PUA.SwVerUpdtr!gen1 06/26/2015
PUA.ReimageRepair!gen1 06/26/2015
PUA.SearchProtect!gen2 06/26/2015
PUA.DownloadSponsor 06/26/2015
PUA.Imali 06/26/2015
PUA.InstalleRex 06/25/2015
PUA.PCHealthAdvisor!g1 06/23/2015
PUA.OptimizerPro!gen1 06/23/2015
PUA.OptimumInstall!g2 06/23/2015
PUA.OptimumInstall!g1 06/23/2015
PUA.MyPCBackup!gen1 06/23/2015
SONAR.PUA!gen6 06/22/2015
SONAR.PUA!gen5 06/22/2015
PUA.SwiftPCOptimizer 06/18/2015
PUA.AdvSysProtector!g1 06/08/2015
SONAR.PUA!gen4 05/26/2015
PUA.BetterInstaller 05/19/2015
PUA.Vittalia 04/21/2015
PUA.Yontoo.C!gen3 04/17/2015
PUA.DriverBooster 04/13/2015
PUA.Searchqu 04/06/2015
PUA.DownloadAdmin 04/06/2015
PUA.MagnoPlayer 04/01/2015
PUA.FindWide 03/31/2015
PUA.FreeDWGViewer 03/30/2015
PUA.RegServo 03/27/2015
Android.Igexin 03/26/2015
PUA.DriverAssist 03/25/2015
PUA.TuneUpPro 03/25/2015
PUA.MyStartToolbar 03/25/2015
AdvancedFix 03/20/2015
PUA.PCCleanerPlus 03/20/2015
PUA.DriverPack 03/19/2015
PUA.OpenCandy 03/19/2015
PUA.Vaudix 03/19/2015
PUA.Gen.6 03/18/2015
PUA.Iminent 03/17/2015
PUA.Yontoo.C!gen2 03/03/2015
PUA.TornTV 02/27/2015
PUA.TotalSystemCare 02/25/2015
SONAR.PUA!ConInput 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!AdvSysProt 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!SwUpdater 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!SpdUpMyPC 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!StormAlert 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!SpeedyPCPr 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!SettManage 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!SearchSafe 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!RegCurePro 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!SearchProt 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!RegCleanPr 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!PCSpdMaxm 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!PCPSpeed 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!PCHBoost 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!Wajam 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!VOPackage 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!WinZipper 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!PCFixSpeed 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!PCHAdvisor 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!OptimizePr 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!Linkular 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!Mezaa 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!NewPlayer 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!DWAlerts 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!InboxToolb 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!AppGraff 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!Astromenda 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!DefaultTab 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!ContExplor 02/24/2015
SONAR.PUA!AnyProtect 02/24/2015
PUA.Binkiland 02/20/2015
PUA.DoctorPC 02/19/2015
PUA.InstaShare 01/30/2015
SearchProtection 01/30/2015
PUA.Desk365 01/30/2015
Adware.AirInstaller 01/22/2015
PUA.Couponbar 01/22/2015
PUA.OpenSwUpdater 01/22/2015
PUA.BeFrugalToolbar 01/10/2015
PUA.XvirusPersonalGrd 01/10/2015
PUA.SuperOptimizer 01/05/2015
PUA.PCOptimizerPro 01/05/2015
PUA.PCTechHotline 01/05/2015
OSX.PUA.Gen 12/31/2014
PUA.Gen.5 12/18/2014
PUA.ReimageRepair 12/18/2014
PUA.Gen.4 12/16/2014
PUA.Gen.3 12/11/2014
PUA.ProPCCleaner 12/10/2014
PUA.CommunityToolbar 12/10/2014
PUA.Softonic 12/10/2014
PUA.YouTubeDownGTApp 12/10/2014
PUA.SystemOptimizerPro 12/10/2014
PUA.Smartbar 12/10/2014
PUA.PCHealthAdvisor 12/10/2014
PUA.RegCurePro 12/10/2014
PUA.SpeedyPCPro 12/10/2014
PUA.DefaultTab 10/24/2014
PUA.Astromenda 10/24/2014
PUA.WinZipper 10/21/2014
PUA.SearchProtect!gen1 10/09/2014
PUA.AnyProtect 10/01/2014
PUA.PerionInstaller 10/01/2014
PUA.InstalKi 10/01/2014
PUA.Wajam 10/01/2014
PUA.PCPowerSpeed 09/24/2014
PUA.PCFixSpeed 09/24/2014
PUA.Solimba 09/23/2014
PUA.AppGraffiti 09/23/2014
PUA.Linkular 09/22/2014
SONAR.PUA!gen3 09/15/2014
SONAR.PUA!gen2 09/15/2014
PUA.PCHealthBoost 09/04/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g17 08/25/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g27 08/14/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g26 08/14/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g25 08/14/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g24 08/14/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g23 08/14/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g22 08/14/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g21 08/14/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g20 08/14/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g18 08/14/2014
PUA.MyPCBackup 08/06/2014
SONAR.PUA!gen1 08/04/2014
PUA.VOPackage 07/29/2014
PUA.Gen.2 07/28/2014
PUA.ChangeDNS 07/24/2014
PUA.Loadmoney 07/21/2014
PUA.OptimumPcBoost 07/19/2014
PUA.SpeedUpMyPc 07/19/2014
PUA.Downloader 07/17/2014
PUA.GorillaPrice 07/12/2014
Genieo 07/10/2014
PUA.Goobzo 07/07/2014
PUA.SearchProtect 06/30/2014
PUA.InboxToolbar 06/18/2014
PUA.AdvSystemProtector 06/17/2014
PUA.SwVersionUpdater 06/13/2014
PUA.OptimizerPro 06/10/2014
Android.YahooAds 06/07/2014
Android.AdMarvel 06/07/2014
Android.YuMe 06/07/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g16 05/20/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g15 05/20/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g14 05/20/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g13 05/20/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g12 05/20/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g11 05/20/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g9 05/20/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g8 05/20/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g7 05/20/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g6 05/20/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g5 05/20/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g4 05/05/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g2 05/05/2014
PUA.Maltrec.TS!g1 03/26/2014
Android.Casee 02/27/2014
Android.Cauly 02/27/2014
Android.Greystripe 02/27/2014
Android.Buzzcity 02/27/2014
Android.Burstly 02/27/2014
Android.Adwhirl 02/27/2014
Android.AdMob 02/27/2014
Android.Adknowledge 02/27/2014
Android.InMobi 02/27/2014
Android.Jumptap 02/27/2014
Android.LogiaAd 02/27/2014
Android.MdotM 02/27/2014
Android.Medialets 02/27/2014
Android.MillennialMedia 02/27/2014
Android.MobClix 02/27/2014
Android.MobFox 02/27/2014
Android.MoPub 02/27/2014
Android.VDopia 02/27/2014
Android.Smaato 02/27/2014
Android.Tapjoy 02/27/2014
Android.VServ 02/27/2014
Android.AmazonAds 02/27/2014
Android.Aduru 02/27/2014
Android.Pontiflex 02/27/2014
Android.ZestAdz 02/27/2014
Android.Adfonic 02/27/2014
Android.Domob 02/27/2014
Android.Mobus 02/27/2014
Android.MobWin 02/27/2014
Android.Sosceo 02/27/2014
Android.Wooboo 02/27/2014
Android.Wqmobile 02/27/2014
Android.Youmi 02/27/2014
Android.RevMob 02/27/2014
Android.Wiyun 02/27/2014
Android.Diandong 02/27/2014
Android.Jzmob 02/27/2014
Android.Momark 02/27/2014
Android.Apkmore 02/27/2014
Android.Clevernet 02/27/2014
Android.Yinhan 02/27/2014
Android.Utchi 02/27/2014
Android.Miji 02/27/2014
Android.Tanci 02/27/2014
Android.Airad 02/27/2014
Android.Adwo 02/27/2014
Android.AdChina 02/27/2014
Android.Spydafon 02/27/2014
Android.Locaspy 02/27/2014
SONAR.GoonSquad!gen1 01/13/2014
PUA.Deminnix 11/21/2013
PUA.WinterSoftInstaller 11/12/2013
PUA.Glindorus 11/07/2013
PUA.SeaApp 09/17/2013
PUA.OptimumInstall 09/03/2013
PUA.WebCake 08/09/2013
PUA.Gen 08/01/2013
PUA.AMTSOTest 06/06/2013
PUA.ExqWebSearch 06/04/2013
Android.FindAndCall 04/09/2013
PUA.PremiumSMSScam!g16 04/05/2013
PUA.Yontoo.B 03/25/2013
PUA.RoclaToolbar 01/11/2013
PUA.ZenkokuDenwacho 10/11/2012
PUA.OneScan 09/07/2012
PUA.WebWatcher 08/03/2012
PUA.FindAndCall 07/05/2012
Android.Appenda 06/27/2012
Android.Ecardgrabber 06/23/2012
PUA.PremiumSMSScam!g15 06/20/2012
PUA.PremiumSMSScam!g14 06/01/2012
PUA.Yontoo 05/29/2012
PUA.UpToDown 05/24/2012
PUA.SponsorKeyword 03/30/2012
PUA.PremiumSMSScam!g12 03/29/2012
PUA.PremiumSMSScam!g11
PUA.PremiumSMSScam!g13 03/04/2012
PUA.DownVision 01/13/2012
Android.Steek 01/09/2012
PUA.PremiumSMSScam!g10 01/02/2012
PUA.PremiumSMSScam!g8 11/07/2011
PUA.TCPZ 11/04/2011
PUA.PremiumSMSScam!g7 10/21/2011
PUA.PremiumSMSScam!g6 10/19/2011
PUA.PremiumSMSScam!g5 09/29/2011
For a complete list, visit the A-Z listing.