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Picoscoper6.exe and Trojan.Gen.2

Postby kuisma » Mon May 09, 2016 5:50 am

Every time I install Picoscope 6 for Windows Symantec Endpoint Protection creates an alert:

A high-risk incident was detected on <my Computer name> on 5/9/2016 7:52:25 AM.

Threat Name
Trojan.Gen.2

Threat Type
Virus

Is there really something hidden in Picoscope?
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Re: Picoscoper6.exe and Trojan.Gen.2

Postby Martyn » Mon May 09, 2016 6:03 am

This is likely to be a false positive.

Which version of PicoScope are you installing, and where did you download it from ?
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Re: Picoscoper6.exe and Trojan.Gen.2

Postby bennog » Tue May 10, 2016 2:20 pm

try uploading picoscope6.exe to https://www.virustotal.com

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