Author Topic: Avast has blocked access to ... because the server certificate has been revoked  (Read 3984 times)

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Offline chakspin

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This looks like a major weakness in Avast.  One thing is bypassing the Antivirus, and a whole different "Ebola" is shutting it down.

I tried to remove it with Malwarebytes and didn't work either.  Who invented this malware: the Russians, Huawei,  Kim Jong-un? 

I will try another antivirus or anti-adware. 

Offline pschroeter

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Submitting False Positive
https://www.avast.com/false-positive-file-form.php

I reported this to Avast and got back:

support@help2.avast.com <support@help2.avast.com>
Jun 25 at 12:33 PM


We checked this with our virus specialists and this detection was correct - the certificate on this URL was indeed revoked. As of right now, this should be fixed so Avast should not be detecting it anymore.

Best Regards,
Prokop
The Avast Support Team

Offline mchain

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Just a minor thing:  Statement by Prokop The Avast Support Team should be in quotes, no?
Windows 10 Home 64-bit 1909 Avast Premier Security version 20.1.2397 (build 20.1.5069.559) UI version 1.0.460.

Offline chakspin

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It is fixed now that Avast updated today.