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False positive: Suspicious.J!89 for any program compiled with MinGW (McAfee-GW-Edition)

This applies to McAfee-GW-Edition.

Any software which is compiled with MinGW (www.mingw.org) triggers a "Heuristic.LooksLike.Win32.Suspicious.J!89" detection.

It is triggered with any source code compiled with MinGW (at least latest version).

For example this C code compiled with MinGW:

#include <stdio.h>

int main() {

  printf("test\n");

  return 0;

}

triggers "Heuristic.LooksLike.Win32.Suspicious.J!89", as can be seen here on virustotal.com:

https://www.virustotal.com/de/file/62a01f6f2855d4552df8bf136c1184b2650a05e0f79a17c786cf47e2164bd73e/...

It would be great if this could be fixed.

Nachricht geändert durch michael87 on 26.02.13 09:52:24 CST