Dr Web update creates KAV false positve

Discussion in 'other anti-virus software' started by shorty1, Nov 24, 2004.

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  1. shorty1

    shorty1 Registered Member

    Oct 20, 2004
    Appears that with yesterdays update to the program modules that Kaspersky alerts on Dr Web scheduler (drwebscd.exe) as being infected with Win32.ZMist. As noted, it is a false positive.
    More info here: http://info.drweb.com/show/2578

    It made the front page news at drweb.com and at first glance it looked like they were using the opportunity to crow about the Kaspersky false positive. Of course the FP deals with the actual program module so they do need to let users know but I still think deep down they're smiling. :)

    Further, if anyone was wondering what yesterdays updates to the program modules were about (like I was) it appears that it was mostly to deal with how trial keys are handled. For more info see here: http://info.drweb.com/show/2577
  2. rerun2

    rerun2 Registered Member

    Aug 27, 2003
    It has been corrected already I believe.
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