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Offline Wakesk8r

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Need help w/ Avast! Mobile and False PUP
« on: July 28, 2013, 08:00:25 PM »
Greetings,

I have a Galaxy S4 (AT&T) and have installed Wheres My Droid.  When i open the app, i get an avast popup that reads as follows:
     -  Where's My Droid is a potentially unwanted program (Android:Walien-H [PUP]).

Since there is no app whitelist (yet) for Avast mobile, im either forced to disable Avast all together (NOT what i want to do), or choose "allow for 15 minutes" (which would be pointless after 15 minutes obviously).

Can you please add the above PUP to the safe / whitelist on a future update?

Offline Jan Svehlak

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Re: Need help w/ Avast! Mobile and False PUP
« Reply #1 on: July 29, 2013, 12:52:06 PM »
You can just turn off PUP detection.