Blacklight download blocked by AMON

Discussion in 'NOD32 version 2 Forum' started by Winston Rem, Nov 26, 2008.

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  1. Winston Rem

    Winston Rem Registered Member

    Sep 27, 2006
    Ran into strange problems trying to download the Blacklight app (fsbl.exe) from F-Secure's web site:
    I'm running NOD32 v2.7 (3643), Online Armor and CounterSpy.

    When I use the Save File function in Firefox (FF), the download appears to be successful, but the downloaded file is only a little over 300KB of the true 1.1MB. No popup from AMON. FF set to allow popups. Same result on several tries. With download manager (DownloadThenAll!), AMON pops up a warning display and the downloads stops. The Threat log shows fsbl.exe as "a variant of Win32/Adware.Antivirus2008 application quarantined - deleted". The quarantined file was submitted for analysis. The strange thing is that when I download the file using IE7, no problems, no AMON alert. Why false positive? in FF but not IE?

  2. Marcos

    Marcos Eset Staff Account

    Nov 22, 2002
    No problem here. Do you use a download manager? Does installing ESET NOD32 Antivirus (v3) or v4 beta make a difference?
  3. proactivelover

    proactivelover Registered Member

    Apr 7, 2006
    Near Wilders Forums
    use FireFox own download manager
    do not use DownloadThenAll!
    then tell us the result
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