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Malwarebytes shows Aktiv MP3 Recorder as a PUP


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I use this program a lot to capture streaming audio to listen to later.  It has never caused a problem to my knowledge.

Is it truly something that needs to be deleted?  Here is the log:


Malwarebytes Anti-Malware

Scan Date: 11/15/2016
Scan Time: 4:46 PM
Logfile: AktivMP3.txt
Administrator: Yes

Malware Database: v2016.11.15.14
Rootkit Database: v2016.10.31.01
License: Free
Malware Protection: Disabled
Malicious Website Protection: Disabled
Self-protection: Disabled

OS: Windows 10
CPU: x64
File System: NTFS
User: gradyland

Scan Type: Threat Scan
Result: Completed
Objects Scanned: 301275
Time Elapsed: 4 min, 39 sec

Memory: Enabled
Startup: Enabled
Filesystem: Enabled
Archives: Enabled
Rootkits: Enabled
Heuristics: Enabled
PUP: Enabled
PUM: Enabled

Processes: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Modules: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Keys: 1
PUP.Optional.AktivMP3, HKLM\SOFTWARE\WOW6432NODE\MICROSOFT\WINDOWS\CURRENTVERSION\UNINSTALL\Aktiv MP3 Recorder, No Action By User, [514911af4159a1950287f7d10ff11ee2],

Registry Values: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Data: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Folders: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Files: 1
PUP.Optional.AktivMP3, C:\Program Files (x86)\Aktiv MP3 Recorder\uninstall.exe, No Action By User, [514911af4159a1950287f7d10ff11ee2],

Physical Sectors: 0
(No malicious items detected)


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