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Offline envisage

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Qbittorrent is getting blocked
« on: June 12, 2022, 12:21:49 AM »
I'm getting message that has been secured for and

Alert IDs are:

After this QBittorrent doesn't seem to function.  What can I do to correct it?  I have put Qbittorrent.exe on the "allowed" list but this doesn't help.

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Re: Qbittorrent is getting blocked
« Reply #1 on: June 12, 2022, 01:09:04 AM »
First break active links to suspect sites/objects, 'eg'  - to avoid accidental exposure to anyone clicking an active link.

Avast isn't alone in regard to this site -

Also see here, site gets an F security rating - and - JavaScript Libraries with vulnerabilities - and other weaknesses.

It isn't so much a problem with Qbittorrent.exe (or avast would alert immediately, it is more the site that it is trying to connect. 
So excluding the file wouldn't work when it is a website alert.
« Last Edit: June 12, 2022, 01:21:03 AM by DavidR »
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