Riskware.Agent is Malwarebytes’ generic detection name for riskware that does not fit into one of the specialized detection categories.
Riskware in general is a detection for items that are not strictly malicious, but pose some sort of risk for the user in another way.
Some riskware tools can only be obtained at sites of a shady nature.
Malwarebytes protects users from RiskWare.Agent by using real-time protection.
Malwarebytes can detect and remove RiskWare.Agent 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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