F-Secure Virus found in installation file

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jogger
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F-Secure Virus found in installation file

Post by jogger » Fri Jul 21, 2017 1:29 am

Powershell Studio SPS17Setup_5.4.141_062317_x64.exe to SPS17Setup_5.4.142_071817_x64.exe Update:
On my german PC the "in software" update does not work.
So I have to download the actual Software from the sapien site.
During Installation I received virus warnings regarding win32.exe:

"ws21735vm.company.ds.inet: F-Secure Anti-Virus security alert (2)

Date: 2017-07-21 10:00:22+02:00
Host: ws (, ::1) Computer name: ws User account: adname
Product: F-Secure Anti-Virus (OID: 1.3.6.1.4.1.2213.12)
Severity: security alert (5)
Message: Bösartiger Code in Datei C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Roaming\SAPIEN\SPS 5.4.142.0\install\A5C182A\ScriptEngines\SAPIEN PowerShell V3 Host (Windows Service) Win32.exe gefunden.
Infektion: Gen:Heur.MSIL.Bladabindi.1"

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davidc
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Re: F-Secure Virus found in installation file

Post by davidc » Fri Jul 21, 2017 8:07 am

Thank you for notifying us.

We continuously scan our products on our end and this could be false positive. I highly recommend submitting the file to the antivirus vendor to confirm if it is in fact a false-positive.
David
SAPIEN Technologies, Inc.