locked Re: [Ham-Apps] Re: Version 1.5.9 and Virus
Ron Settle <settleron@...>
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Norton Antivirus is giving a false positive.
From: Ham-Apps@... [mailto:Ham-Apps@...] On Behalf Of Laurie, VK3AMA
Sent: Thursday, February 02, 2012 4:01 PM
Subject: Re: [Ham-Apps] Re: Version 1.5.9 and Virus
JT-Alert_Sounds_1.0.2_Setup.exe is virus free.
JT alert sounds is now flagging as having a virus. Tried to download it today.RonWM9Q--- In Ham-Apps@..., Ron Walters <rsw.walters@...> wrote:The good news is effective Friday 1-20-12 the Avast update correctedthe problem. Really missed JT65-Alert for two days.73 deRon W4LDEYes I have the same issue using Avast...The only way for the moment is to desactivate temporary Avast'spermanent checking....I hope they will erase from the Rootkit list.73 - Damien F5RRSUntil today's update from Avast I ran alert ver 1.5.9 without anyproblems, however, now the anti-virus program states that JT65-Alaert EXEcontains a virus called WIN32:Rootkit-Gen which is real and somewhatdangerous.I believe that it is a false positive and have sent the file to Avast fortheir feedback, however, unfortunately I can not run 1.5.9 and had torevert back to 1.5.6Anyone else experience a virus alert from either Avast or anotheranti-virus program?Love the program and now feel lost without 1.5.9 running hi hi.73 deRon W4LDE