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Spyware Doctor - False Positive

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Forum Name: Using PDF reDirect
Forum Discription: Questions and Comments on using PDF reDirect Freeware and Pro
Printed Date: 19 May 24 at 9:24PM

Topic: Spyware Doctor - False Positive
Posted By: Michel_K17
Subject: Spyware Doctor - False Positive
Date Posted: 04 Jun 06 at 11:36PM

   I had a report that Spyware Doctor was reporting that a 3rd party software called "Spyware Cleaner" was being installed at the same time as PDF reDirect.

   This is a "false positive". PDF reDirect contains no other 3rd party applications. I have questioned the makers of Spyware Doctor (PC Tools) and I received today the following e-mail from them:

-----Original Message-----
From: Jim Meem
Sent: Sunday, June 04, 2006 9:06 PM
Subject: [#8632-1847-63] RE: Vendor Dispute Submission

Hi Michel,

You were right, this key was a false positive. We fixed it Friday and it is being tested with today's database which will be released tomorrow, Tuesday 6 June. We have added this to our list of properties for known good applications so it should not reoccur.

Jim Meem, Manager
PC Tools Malware Research Centre

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