PUP.Optional.ChipDe is Malwarebytes’ detection name for a bundler issued by the German download-site chip.de.
Bundlers are downloads that install, or offer to install, more then the software the downloader originally wanted.
PUP.Optional.ChipDe is the name for the downloads from the German software website chip.de.
Malwarebytes protects users from PUP.Optional.ChipDe by using real-time protection.
Malwarebytes can detect and remove PUP.Optional.ChipDe without further user interaction.
Should users wish to keep this program and exclude it from being detected in future scans, they can add the program to the exclusions list. Here’s how to do it.
If you want to allow the program to connect to the Internet, for example to fetch updates, also add an exclusion of the type Allow an application to connect to the internet and use the Browse button to select the file you wish to grant access.
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