Re: Malwarebytes flags qdbusviewer-qt5.exe as Adware.Elex malware
- Date: Sun, 19 Mar 2017 17:32:52 +0000
- From: Ray Donnelly <mingw.android@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Malwarebytes flags qdbusviewer-qt5.exe as Adware.Elex malware
On Sun, Mar 19, 2017 at 5:19 PM, Ed Koerber via cygwin
> I am using the following version of cygwin on a Windows 7 computer:
> $ uname -a
> CYGWIN_NT-6.1 e250 2.6.0(0.304/5/3) 2016-08-31 14:27 i686 Cygwin
> Why does Malwarebytes flag this file:
> as Adware.Elex malware?
Probably because virus scanners are amongst the dumbest software on earth?
If you were to report it to Malwarebytes as a suspected false positive
that would be helpful.
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