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Over 22.5 million PUAs detected last month by antivirus vendor

2015/03/24

Softpedia - (International) Germany-based Avira reported that the company's antivirus software detected over 22.5 million potentially unwanted applications (PUAs) and highlighted five as the most prevalent in February that could inject malicious code, request sensitive information from users, or extract information without their consent.

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Over-22-5-Million-PUAs-Detected-Last-Month-by-Antivirus-Vendor-476650.shtml

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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