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[Fixed!] False Positive submission

PostPosted: Mon May 01, 2017 6:04 pm
by Nylanfs
We finally received a reply from Symantec on the false positives that had been popping up in Norton AV. Hopefully this is fixed for everybody in the next update.

Symantec Security Response wrote:In relation to submission XXXXX.

Upon further analysis and investigation we have verified your submission and, as such, the detection(s) for the following file(s) will be removed from our products:

File name: pcgen60601_win_install.exe
MD5: 69de1a5bd3d0d7cc4960e1c7919d5ae0
SHA256: 05b4a301a1fac05f52b567a05a1aafcd548d14bc0483c91dbcd405d34b416cf2
Note: Whitelisting may take up to 24 hours to take effect via Live Update

If detection persists, please contact support:
* Norton:
* SEP: ... 54619.html

Decisions made by Symantec are subject to change if alterations to the Software are made over time or as classification criteria and/or the policy employed by Symantec changes over time to address the evolving landscape.

If you are a software vendor and would like to upload your software for proactive whitelisting, please complete one of the following forms:
* If you are BCS customer:
* Otherwise:

For more information on best practices to reduce false positives: ... .en-us.pdf

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