Riskware/PCWinBooster

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Riskware/PCWinBooster is classified as a type of Riskware.
Riskware is any potentially unwanted application that is not classified as malware, but may utilize system resources in an undesirable or annoying manner, and/or may pose a security risk.
The Fortinet Antivirus Analyst Team is constantly updating our descriptions. Please check the FortiGuard Encyclopedia regularly for updates.

recommended-action-logoRecommended Action

  • Make sure that your FortiGate/FortiClient system is using the latest AV database.
  • Quarantine/delete files that are detected and replace infected files with clean backup copies.

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Detection Availability

FortiGate
Extreme
FortiClient
Extended
FortiMail
Extended
FortiSandbox
Extended
FortiWeb
Extended
Web Application Firewall
Extended
FortiIsolator
Extended
FortiDeceptor
Extended
FortiEDR

Version Updates

Date Version Detail
2023-11-08 91.08616
2023-09-26 91.07330
2023-04-11 91.02260
2023-03-14 91.01420
2023-03-05 91.01140
2023-03-04 91.01133
2023-03-02 91.01067
2023-02-28 91.01002
2023-02-21 91.00794
2023-02-16 91.00640