False Positives from Anti Virus Software

It happens regularly that one or more Virus scanners detect Virus / Malware signatures in Gpg4win.

If your Anti Virus Software claims that Gpg4win contains a Malware signature you should:

Additionally VirusTotal can help to get an overview about the results from other scanners. In the past it was mostly just 1-5 Scanners that found (often times different) signatures. If your Scanner is one of the outliers this is a good indicator that it is indeed a False Positive.

Gpg4win/AntiVirusSoftware (last edited 2015-09-21 12:41:46 by AndreHeinecke)