PestPatrol false positive on SCANREGW.EXE

Discussion in 'other anti-malware software' started by FanJ, Feb 27, 2005.

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  1. FanJ

    FanJ Guest

    And another false positive from PestPatrol:

    Pest: Unknown Dialer
    Pest Info: Category: Dialer Author: Various
    Release Date: 9/18/2003 0:00:00
    Background Info: Click here
    File Info: In File: C:\WINDOWS\SCANREGW.EXE
    PVT: -2011596232
    MD5: 197de4470e262d1f86fb088949c0386a
    Date: 05-05-1999 22:22:00
    File Analysis: Look up with MD5 (recommended) or PVT.
    Certainty: Suspected Threatens: Liability Risk: Moderate - this file can be executed! Advice: Delete
    Action: Ignored

    Well, this is a legitimate Microsoft file on my W98SE machine.
    I have it for ages.
    And of course NOD32, KAV, TDS-3, TrojanHunter all gave no alarm on this file.

    So....yes indeed: another false positive from PestPatrol :(
  2. FanJ

    FanJ Guest

    Not fixed with the PP update of 3-March-2005
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