Opened 11 months ago

Closed 11 months ago

Last modified 11 months ago

#12372 closed Other (rejected)

PUA detected in Windows installer V3.52.2

Reported by: Marty Owned by:
Priority: normal Component: FileZilla Client
Keywords: Installer Cc:
Component version: 3.52.2 Operating system type: Windows
Operating system version: Windows 10

Description

Sophos AV detected a PUA in the installer package for the current version of FileZilla client for Windows. I uploaded the installer to Virus Total and 18 engines detect a PUA.
https://www.virustotal.com/gui/file/6a582d1be83f079fd584f90b5872eb186889cdcc97bd276d51e65defedd77543/detection

Change History (3)

comment:1 by Tim Kosse, 11 months ago

Resolution: rejected
Status: newclosed

It's a false-positive, there is nothing potentially unwanted being installed. Contact your AV vendor to report this false-positive.

comment:2 by Marty, 11 months ago

If you look at the Virus Total results, you'll see now 21 vendors are detecting PUA in the installer. Are you suggesting they're all wrong?

comment:3 by Tim Kosse, 11 months ago

They blindly copy each others signatures.

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