PUP.Optional.PSScriptLoad is Malwarebytes’ generic detection name for applications that will run a PowerShell script without user consent.
PUP.Optional.PSScriptLoad is a “removal only” detection and does not offer protection.
Malwarebytes can detect and remove PUP.Optional.PSScriptLoad 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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