WinSCP 5.7.6 and virus detected

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WinSCP 5.7.6 and virus detected

Symantec has found WinSCP.com to be infected with Infostealer.Limitail. False positive?

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Re: WinSCP 5.7.6 and virus detected

I also saw the same problem.

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Symantec has found WinSCP.com to be infected with Infostealer.Limitail. False positive?

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Mr_Generic
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Re: WinSCP 5.7.6 and virus detected

5.7.5 also installs "WinSCP.com" but Symantec doesn't complain about it in that version. I'm downgrading to 5.7.5 until this issue is resolved or explained. I recommend everyone else do the same.

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Symantec has found WinSCP.com to be infected with Infostealer.Limitail. False positive?

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Re: WinSCP 5.7.6 and virus detected

The response from Symantec:

In relation to submission:

Upon further analysis and investigation we have verified your submission and, as such, the detection(s) for the following file(s) will be removed from our products:

07C97FEC5E51675F7957608674AA5EA2 - WinSCP.com


The updated detection(s) will be distributed in the next set of virus definitions, available via LiveUpdate or from our website at https://www.symantec.com/security_response/definitions.jsp

Please note that whitelisting can take up to 24 hours to take effect.

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