PUP.Optional.RelevantKnowledge is Malwarebytes’ detection name for a Marketscore variant that comes bundled with many freeware utilities.
PUP.Optional.RelevantKnowledge is sometimes considered adware and by some even as spyware. MarketScore, formerly known as Netsetter, uses RelevantKnowledge to gather data about Internet usage. The data is sold for various goals. These include Internet development, commerce, economic analysis, market predictions, and page ranking in search results.
PUP.Optional.RelevantKnowledge is adware that comes bundled with many freeware utilities.
Malwarebytes protects users from PUP.Optional.RelevantKnowledge by using real-time protection.
Malwarebytes can detect and remove PUP.Optional.RelevantKnowledge 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.