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S&D false positive?

Yesterday I installed Spybot S&D1.6.0 and it reported BugDoctor hkey_classes_root\bdr. I quarantined it ,when I put a cursor over it it says BugDoctor.zip

I have BoClean and McAfee Security Centre running on my computer. I assumed that this is enough to prevent any nasties. My son , a University student occasionally uses my computer to print documents from his memory stick, I scanned this with S&D - nothing found.


Thank You
Cesia
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Malwarebytes Anti-Malware.......

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cannot run MBAB

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I originally tried to scan with MBAB, but it stopped responding after about 40 seconds of scan and I couldn't even abort the scan, had to reboot the computer. I assumed that McAfee prevents it from running , but there is nothing in the McAfee log, MBAB just freezes- hence my post on this forum

Thanks
Cesia

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Yes, McAfee do not like MBAM

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Marcin (aka Rubber Ducky) of MBAM is aware:
www.malwarebytes.org/forums/index.php?showtopic=5281

Others have work-around by renaming mbam but it's not a fix. Please report it also in MBAM forum if you want to use MBAM while McAfee is the resident antivirus.

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(NT) im rinning mcafee suite and mmb np

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Good idea in quaranting it Cesia

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>>> Yesterday I installed Spybot S&D1.6.0 and it reported BugDoctor hkey_classes_root\bdr. I quarantined it ,when I put a cursor over it it says BugDoctor.zip

Spybot S&D have detection on BugDoctor - http://spybot.info/en/updatehistory/page-5.html
If you do not have BugDoctor program, you can always restore that quarantine items.

I suggest to send the log at their False Positive forum:
http://forums.spybot.info/forumdisplay.php?f=16
How to send false positive information: http://forums.spybot.info/showthread.php?t=19117

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will send report

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Thanks Donna

never had anything to do with BugDoctor program. That's what made me think, after the initial 5min panic, that it must be a false positive
Cesia

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(NT) You're welcome Cesia!

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