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McAfee always found Virus when I use pyinstaller3 to pack my Python script

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when i use pyinstaller3 to pack my python script(with PYQT5), McAfee always alert me the runw.exe file found virus and then delete this bootloader file .

the pyinstaller is download from official website , i have no idea why this happen , and also i try this with my workmates computer , same thing happen .

so could you pls help me to settle this problem ?

thank you very much .

 

 

 

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Re: McAfee always found Virus when I use pyinstaller3 to pack my Python script

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Hello @Earl3 

Please follow the suggestion provided by Magesh or you can even submit the file to a concern team where they will analyze and classify it as clean.

Please follow the below McAfee Article where you can follow the process of submitting the file that is being detected as threat,

How to submit false positives to McAfee

Regards,
Madhan M

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Hi @Earl3 

Can you try excluding the .exe file in McAfee Real time scan exclusions and check. Also try running a quick scan to check whether McAfee is till detecting the file as virus. Let us know the outcome after trying the TBS

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Magesh J

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Hello @Earl3 

Please follow the suggestion provided by Magesh or you can even submit the file to a concern team where they will analyze and classify it as clean.

Please follow the below McAfee Article where you can follow the process of submitting the file that is being detected as threat,

How to submit false positives to McAfee

Regards,
Madhan M

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