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.
The Exclusions tab includes a list of items to be excluded from scans. The items may include files, folders, websites, or applications that connect to the Internet, as well as previously detected exploits.
To access the exclusions in Malwarebytes:
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