AVG slaps Trojan label on core Windows file

  TopCat® 18:15 11 Nov 2008
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For information to users. Versions 7.5 and 8 have been affected by an update. A workaround can be found on the link page. TC.

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  Forum Editor 18:17 11 Nov 2008

a very useful information update.

  Spark6 21:00 11 Nov 2008

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Same one?

  TopCat® 18:21 14 Nov 2008

Quote: 'AVG ANNOUNCED yesterday that it would be offering a free year of service after its antivirus software got confused and misidentified a key Windows system file as malware....' click here TC.

  Spark6 19:52 14 Nov 2008

Fortunately, although I have the free version of 8.0, I was not affected.

  provider 2 23:11 14 Nov 2008

Are they going to apologise for this one as well?

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