AdAwear False Positives

Discussion in 'other security issues & news' started by RedLobster, Apr 5, 2004.

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  1. RedLobster

    RedLobster Guest

    For those not awear of this read:

    http://www.lavasoftsupport.com/index.php?showtopic=12156



    This was unknown to me. But after spending the better part of the past 24 hours trying to locate/remove/distroy what was thought to be a possible virus/trojan.....the above explained fully.

    Adawear will flag Script Sentry and Script Defender.........ALSO, IT WILL FLAG SPYWAREBLASTER..(SB homepage lock)
    Adawear flags THESE GOOD PROGRAMS because its searching for the swan virus...which IS NO RELATED TO THE GOOD PROGRAMS LISTED......an the above link fully explains the actions adawear takes.....
     
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    The above topic was post at the LVS site on: " Posted: Sep 22 2003, 03:43 PM "

    Strangely the flase positives did not show on my one computer until yesterday.....an yet, the programs listed were installed for some time.........
     
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