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Offline Yitzig

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Threat Secured - PowerShell
« on: January 01, 2024, 06:06:35 PM »
AvastOne keeps identifying this threat. I am pretty sure it's a thing that is trying to check the "Use a proxy server for LAN" box which then messes up my internet browsing.
I want the threat eliminated but that is not an option.
"Scan my PC" does not find anything.
I have run MalwareBytes and AdwareBytes but this issue wont go away
If i close the window, it pops up again a minute later.

What should I do?

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Re: Threat Secured - PowerShell
« Reply #1 on: January 02, 2024, 02:05:33 PM »

Have you reported the detection to Avast as a possible false positive?
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Offline Yitzig

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Re: Threat Secured - PowerShell
« Reply #2 on: January 02, 2024, 03:35:31 PM »
I have not as I think its a valid positive.
Thank you for the powershell removal link. i shall give that a go