PUA.Downloader is a generic detection for many individual Security Risks that share the primary functionality of downloading content and for which specific definitions have not been created. A generic detection is used because it protects against many Security Risks that share similar characteristics.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
Latest Rapid Release version April 28, 2017 revision 016
Initial Daily Certified version July 17, 2014 revision 001
Latest Daily Certified version April 28, 2017 revision 008
Initial Weekly Certified release date July 23, 2014
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