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by Beach_Ape
2019-06-18 17:20
Forum: FileZilla Client Support
Topic: FileZilla Security Issue
Replies: 5
Views: 3002

Re: FileZilla Security Issue

Yes there is no malware, but there is a caveat on this. You do get adware and this was my experience ... Web browser pages being switched without prompt or warning, and at random. Seemed MS Edge was it's favourite judging by the frequency ...
by botg
2019-06-07 15:42
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FileZilla download contains malware (Innomod)
Replies: 1
Views: 3856

Re: FileZilla download contains malware (Innomod)

It's a false-positive, there is no malware in the offer-enabled installer.
by gleesong
2019-06-07 13:59
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FileZilla download contains malware (Innomod)
Replies: 1
Views: 3856

FileZilla download contains malware (Innomod)

Hi, This is an FYI as I cannot find any contact details for staff (or volunteers). Downloaded FileZilla client yesterday and our Sophos alerted me to a potentially unsafe application : PUA detected: 'InnoMod' at 'C:\Users\some.user\AppData\Local\Temp\ri0\3wv.exe' https://www.sophos.com/en-us/threat-...
by botg
2019-04-27 16:30
Forum: FileZilla Client Support
Topic: FileZilla Security Issue
Replies: 5
Views: 3002

Re: FileZilla Security Issue

It's a false-positive, there is no malware in the offer-enabled installer.
by plwn
2019-04-17 20:56
Forum: FileZilla Client Support
Topic: Slow Upload Speeds in Client
Replies: 1
Views: 474

Slow Upload Speeds in Client

... I have my simultaneous transfers set to 10 and no speed limits enabled and I added a rule to my firewall for FileZilla. I have run scans for malware on my computer and found nothing. I've even tried increasing the Socket send buffer size, which did nothing. Any advice is appreciated. My computer: ...
by botg
2019-04-08 18:15
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Webdiscover browser is malware
Replies: 3
Views: 1888

Re: Webdiscover browser is malware

Webdiscover isn't malware else AV prodcuts would flag it as such. All third-party offers presented during installation are entirely optional, nothing is installed without consent. All offers can easily be declined, declining an offer ...
by liamk
2019-04-08 13:34
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Webdiscover browser is malware
Replies: 3
Views: 1888

Webdiscover browser is malware

The fact you even try and install this crap on our systems means we can no longer use your software. You are untrustworthy.
by steveapple
2019-04-04 09:41
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Site Manager password security
Replies: 2
Views: 845

Site Manager password security

... access to all one's managed FTP sites would be compromised. This creates the possibility for a malicious person to use such file theft to insert malware into websites or even destroy them altogether. I would like to suggest that the sitemanager.xml and other related files should be optionally ...
by botg
2019-03-29 23:36
Forum: FileZilla Client Support
Topic: Filezilla stalls during upload
Replies: 12
Views: 3394

Re: Filezilla stalls during upload

... from source is incomplete. It mentions ".configure" Where did you find this? It must be a typo, it should refer to ./configure Google has found malware on the Filezilla site False-positive, their artificially intelligence has been running amok. Took their human maintenance staff 10 hours to ...
by hstoellinger
2019-03-29 17:50
Forum: FileZilla Client Support
Topic: Filezilla stalls during upload
Replies: 12
Views: 3394

Re: Filezilla stalls during upload

Hello,
Thanks - when I try the downloading site you suggest, I get a message which indicates that Google has found malware on the Filezilla site...
I suppose that this is a "false positive"! Correct?
by DKRises
2019-03-25 17:56
Forum: FileZilla Client Support
Topic: Norton AV reports FileZilla as virus, cannot use!
Replies: 4
Views: 2299

Re: Norton AV reports FileZilla as virus, cannot use!

... download page are bundle-free. They will not remove the detection because they act fully intentional. The offer-based installer contains no malware, but the AV software detects the offer as PUP (potentially unwanted). The big problem is that, in order to sell more licenses, they present ...
by boco
2019-03-19 02:19
Forum: FileZilla Client Support
Topic: Norton AV reports FileZilla as virus, cannot use!
Replies: 4
Views: 2299

Re: Norton AV reports FileZilla as virus, cannot use!

... download page are bundle-free. They will not remove the detection because they act fully intentional. The offer-based installer contains no malware, but the AV software detects the offer as PUP (potentially unwanted). The big problem is that, in order to sell more licenses, they present ...
by ebturner
2019-03-18 18:38
Forum: FileZilla Client Support
Topic: Norton AV reports FileZilla as virus, cannot use!
Replies: 4
Views: 2299

Re: Norton AV reports FileZilla as virus, cannot use!

I see lots more people complaining about the malware/virus alert now. Are you sure its safe? Maybe you could use an installer which is not being flagged as malware? Imagine if there is a data breach to all your customers using Filezilla because ...
by Philippeguerindon1
2019-03-18 18:14
Forum: FileZilla Client Support
Topic: Upload aborting virus detected
Replies: 3
Views: 1188

Re: Upload aborting virus detected

The error message comes straight from the server. They use an integrated virus scanner that is detecting the EXE stub of WinRAR as Malware. You need to contact server support so they can fix their false positive issue. Hello, Thank you for this response. The fact is when I use the integrated ...