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Offline Florida Gal

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Where was Avast when a Trojan appeared?
« on: May 05, 2012, 04:19:18 AM »
Below, is my log from Malwarebytes Anti-Malware, that appeared immediately after I installed new, updated software from, this evening. There is no record of it in my paid Avast. Where were you????

2012/05/04 19:29:14 -0400   FUTUREWO-HAFXM0   customer   DETECTION   C:\Documents and Settings\customer\Local Settings\Temp\is-82PTQ.tmp\CountInstallation.exe   Trojan.Agent   QUARANTINE

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Re: Where was Avast when a Trojan appeared?
« Reply #2 on: May 05, 2012, 01:47:39 PM »
Florida, not a detection software is perfect. As you can see, this time, MBAM take a false positive (clean file flagged as infected).
Other time, it could happen with avast! :) Although, I hope not ;D
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