Threat Scorecard

Ranking: 2,454
Threat Level: 50 % (Medium)
Infected Computers: 7,887
First Seen: September 9, 2013
Last Seen: September 20, 2023
OS(es) Affected: Windows

PUP.FileScout.A is a potentially unwanted program that has questionable actions of boosting ad revenue through its offered features. PUP.FileScout.A may have other capabilities including the ability to load at boot of Windows where it may run undetected while it loads false hits on various websites. The PUP.FileScout.A remains to be a nuisance that should be safely detected and removed using an updated antispyware application.

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Registry Details

PUP.FileScout.A may create the following registry entry or registry entries:
Regexp file mask


PUP.FileScout.A may call the following URLs:



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