Quote: Originally Posted by Parry
Quote: Originally Posted by tw33k
Was Avira up to date?
Yes, it was day before yesterday only I clean installed Windows 7 Pro; installed Avira 10 & updated.
Avira's reviews tend to be up and down depending on who you listen to. Having said that, one of my most trusted resources is AV Comparatives. In their latest testing Avira Premium (not free) achieved their highest score A+ (along with a few other programs) I don't use Avira but I would certainly have expected it to detect this. The only thing I can say is that maybe
it knows the file is harmless and let's it go. I'm stretching it a bit I know. If I were you, irrespective of this, I would look around at other vendor's websites. There are better products available