Avast! Anti-Virus reports Google Chrome as Trojan
Reported by google-c...@gtempaccount.com, Oct 7 2008
Product Version : Current beta version What steps will reproduce the problem? 1. Install Avast! Antivirus software (Reported with both 4.8 PRO and free version of Avast!) 2. Download Google Chrome. 3. Run the installer. What is the expected result? Google Chrome installs What happens instead? Avast! warns Google Chrome contains Trojan. Please provide any additional information below. Attach a screenshot if possible. http://groups.google.com/group/google-chrome-help-troubleshooting/browse_thread/thread/d4e9d49796d1b10d/f983b29046f531c5
Oct 8 2008,
I've contacted Avast through their support ticket site.
Oct 15 2008,
from Avast support, "...fixed in the virus database version 081008-1 released on 8.10.2008. Please update your virus database to get rid of this false warning."
Oct 12 2012,
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