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Offline Filip Havlicek

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About Android:FakeInst-EY
« on: March 21, 2013, 11:30:01 AM »
Hi everyone,

it seems that this false positive detection somehow got through our systems to everyone. I'm sorry for that. Don't worry though, there should be a virus definitions update soon that will remove this detection. I'm going to reroute all topics to this one and lock them so everyone knows what's happening. I'll post here when the update is out so everyone can do a manual update of their definitions to fix this (or you can, of course, wait for the automatic update to happen, but manual will most probably be faster in this case).

Filip

Offline ganon11000

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Re: About Android:FakeInst-EY
« Reply #1 on: March 21, 2013, 11:35:12 AM »
Thank God it's avast not real viruses, any eta on the update?
My main PC: GIGABYTE Z68AP-D3, Intel Core i5 2400 @ 3.6GHz, 4X 2GB DDR3 1333MHz CL9, ASUS GTX 560 Ti with an Arctic Accelero Extreme, NZXT Phantom 410, 256GB OCZ Vector SSD, 1.5TB SeaGate 7200.11, 1TB SeaGate SV35.5.
My TV PC: ASRock G31M-S R2.0, Intel C2D E8400, 4GB DDR2 800MHz, Palit NVIDIA GeForce 9600GT 512MB Green Edition.
Laptops: IBM ThinkPad A31, IBM ThinkPad T420
Phones: LG Optimus 2X and a Nexus 4 8GB

Offline deank88

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Re: About Android:FakeInst-EY
« Reply #2 on: March 21, 2013, 11:35:41 AM »
Fantastic, thank you!  8)

Offline Filip Havlicek

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Re: About Android:FakeInst-EY
« Reply #3 on: March 21, 2013, 11:37:47 AM »
Hi,

you might actually try updating right now :) I can see the update already available in some locations.

Filip

Offline ganon11000

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Re: About Android:FakeInst-EY
« Reply #4 on: March 21, 2013, 11:40:40 AM »
Not in the UK yet, hopefully it'll be out soon!
My main PC: GIGABYTE Z68AP-D3, Intel Core i5 2400 @ 3.6GHz, 4X 2GB DDR3 1333MHz CL9, ASUS GTX 560 Ti with an Arctic Accelero Extreme, NZXT Phantom 410, 256GB OCZ Vector SSD, 1.5TB SeaGate 7200.11, 1TB SeaGate SV35.5.
My TV PC: ASRock G31M-S R2.0, Intel C2D E8400, 4GB DDR2 800MHz, Palit NVIDIA GeForce 9600GT 512MB Green Edition.
Laptops: IBM ThinkPad A31, IBM ThinkPad T420
Phones: LG Optimus 2X and a Nexus 4 8GB

Offline angeloskas

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Re: About Android:FakeInst-EY
« Reply #5 on: March 21, 2013, 11:46:41 AM »
Hello from Athens.
It seems that I have the latest update but still I get the same warning...

Offline Filip Havlicek

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Re: About Android:FakeInst-EY
« Reply #6 on: March 21, 2013, 11:50:37 AM »
Hi,

the latest update should be version 130320-01. In case of user apps, you can run apps scan which should clear the detections. In case of system apps, running the apps should clear the detections (that applies for user apps as well, but it should be faster to just run the apps scan).

Filip

Offline angeloskas

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Re: About Android:FakeInst-EY
« Reply #7 on: March 21, 2013, 11:53:15 AM »
Mine is 130321-00
I just re-scanned and still get warnings

Offline ercalamar

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Re: About Android:FakeInst-EY
« Reply #8 on: March 21, 2013, 11:53:40 AM »
Hello from Spain!!!!    :D

Not updated  :'(

Offline ShanghaiWall

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Re: About Android:FakeInst-EY
« Reply #9 on: March 21, 2013, 12:02:35 PM »
Sorry for the offtop, but the name of the update is the date it was released, right? So you just cancelled today's update? Mine is 130321-00 and no update is available yet. Also, what does (in 4 hours) mean near the update version title? What in 4 hours? Update will be available, or what?

Offline XTM

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Re: About Android:FakeInst-EY
« Reply #10 on: March 21, 2013, 12:03:28 PM »
Hello from Austria,

Here we have also the problem with 130321-00.
Waiting for 130321-01 but stell get the Info 130321-00 is up to date ...

Offline EvilElectronX

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Re: About Android:FakeInst-EY
« Reply #11 on: March 21, 2013, 12:06:38 PM »
Hello,
the same in Germany...

Offline mburgerh

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Re: About Android:FakeInst-EY
« Reply #12 on: March 21, 2013, 12:11:21 PM »
I've got version 130321-00 as last version and a lot of my apps are supposedly infected.
I'm from the Netherlands

Offline eddysep

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Re: About Android:FakeInst-EY
« Reply #13 on: March 21, 2013, 12:14:00 PM »
Greetings from London

No new update available yet in the UK.

Version 130321-00 (updated 4 hours ago) started the reporting of FakeInst [Trj] on my device.

Regards

Eddy

Offline SamsungConvert

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Re: About Android:FakeInst-EY
« Reply #14 on: March 21, 2013, 12:18:17 PM »
Same here UK.

current version 130321-00 (4 hours ago)
Still getting FakeInst-EY on 4-5 apps.