Velocity Reviews - Computer Hardware Reviews

Velocity Reviews > Newsgroups > Computing > Computer Support > Re: avg false positives

Thread Tools

Re: avg false positives

Posts: n/a
ellis_jay wrote:
> I scanned with AVG free version and it found 5 viruses. All were
> identified as cicsv.exe and trojan downloader dropper.agent.8.b.
> These are legitimate MS files and deleting them is not the thing to
> do. Grisoft updated to rectify the false positives.
> read this thread:
> I restored the files and updated and all is fine.

I forgot this link:


Their ethics are a short summary of police ordinances: for them the
most important thing is to be a useful member of the state, and to air
their opinions in the club of an evening; they have never felt the
homesickness for something unknown and far away, nor the depths which
consists in being nothing at all. ___________Soren Kierkegaard


Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Potential Software Conflicts and False Positives? Heidi Manway Computer Support 3 01-19-2007 10:54 PM
Valgrind errors: valid, or false positives ? Simple Simon C Programming 4 11-04-2006 04:16 PM
Spy Sweeper 4.5 - False Positives null Computer Security 1 11-08-2005 08:05 PM
Re: Spyware False Positives and idiots Peter S NZ Computing 3 01-29-2005 11:24 AM
Xtra spam filter -- false positives. Ralph Fox NZ Computing 14 07-05-2004 08:36 PM