> Viruses & Risks > PUA.PremiumSMSScam


June 24, 2015 9:59:04 AM
Potentially Unwanted App
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PUA.PremiumSMSScam is a potentially unwanted application that requires a user to send an SMS to a premium-rate number in order to install software which is readily available for free.

Note: Virus definitions dated June 23, 2015 or earlier detect this threat as PremiumSMSScam.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 23, 2017 revision 037
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 27, 2011 revision 032
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 23, 2017 revision 041
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 2, 2011
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