[Releasing] Apparent virus in qt downloads?

Thiago Macieira thiago.macieira at intel.com
Wed Jul 6 18:25:52 CEST 2016

On quarta-feira, 6 de julho de 2016 08:25:41 PDT Edward Welbourne wrote:
> Thiago Macieira:
> > We're aware that some virus scanner tools are reporting a virus.
> > 
> > We haven't yet been able to prove decidedly whether it's a virus or a
> > false positive.
> Have we contacted the virus-scanner vendor(s) involved to ask them for
> details of what they think is a virus ?  They might be able to work that
> out faster than we can !  Furthermore, if it's a false positive, it'll
> get them up to speed on the details faster that way ...

Not yet, as far as I know. We were discussing this on the security mailing 
list, but no one responded to my last question from Thursday, asking how to 
prove that it's a false positive.

Thiago Macieira - thiago.macieira (AT) intel.com
  Software Architect - Intel Open Source Technology Center

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