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    Default SharpCap Virus?



    Just a heads up...

    Yesterday, I ran a quick scan in my PC for Malware. It came up with a clean report. Then I ran a FULL scan and it came up with a Trojan virus on SharpCap. Am afraid I dont know which version as I had it deleted. I did download it a few months ago.

    You may want to check your PC/Laptops.
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    Default Re: SharpCap Virus?

    It's possible it may be a false positive:
    https://forums.sharpcap.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=178
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    Default Re: SharpCap Virus?

    It is a false positive, the boards were flooded with complaints about it. Mostly because it could not be installed. I guess yours popped up after the fact.
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    Default Re: SharpCap Virus?

    Yes, mine went off too. Installed the update all better now.
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    Default Re: SharpCap Virus?

    OK, I was going to highlight the point of when downloading any kind of software, make sure you get it from the correct site!
    So, I did a search for SharpCap and it was hard not to find the correct site Hats off to SharpCap
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    Default Re: SharpCap Virus?

    The uninstaller for 2.9.3085 below is currently being falsely flagged as a security risk by Windows Defender. The *only* change in this build is the version number and good old Windows Defender is happy with it.
    I'm running 3.0.4002.

    Was looking at the screen shots from the above link. I really need to explore the features more.
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