Discussion in 'other anti-malware software' started by cloussau, Nov 12, 2005.
is it possible that spybot would detect ms security centre registry key as spyware?? see pic
Spybot is simply warning you that the Security Centres Anti-Virus alert/notification is turned off (ie. the notifications that your virus protection is not active or not up-to-date), it isn't something to worry about. If you wish to leave it that way, right-click the entry and select "exclude this detection from future scans".
The reason why these changes are flagged by Spybot-S&D is that there are also malware programs that disable the notifications so the user doesn't take note of his security tools not being effective. But in many cases Anti-virus software disables these entries (ie, Norton, McAfee) because they handle the alerts themselves.
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