.QUA File Extension

.QUA File Extension

File Type

Avira AntiVir Quarantined File

Developer Avira Operations
3.6  |  8 Votes
Category Misc Files
Format Binary

What is a QUA file?

File created by Avira AntiVir, an antivirus application; saves an infected file in an encrypted format so that it cannot be opened manually; used for quarantining files that contain viruses.

More Information

Avira AntiVir quarantines infected files by encrypting them and moving them to a safe location. When the software downloads an update that can clean a particular file, it removes the virus, decrypts the file, and moves the file back to its original location.

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Programs that open QUA files

Updated August 9, 2011

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