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What does PUPS stand for?

PUPS stands for Potentially Unwanted Programs

This definition appears very rarely and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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Another major problem is potentially unwanted programs (PUPs), which make up more than half of the malware programs counted in the second half of 2013.
The first Top Twenty lists malicious programs, adware and potentially unwanted programs that were detected and neutralised when accessed for the first time, i.