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Status: Fixed
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Closed: Oct 2008
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OS: All
Pri: 2
Type: Bug

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Avast! Anti-Virus reports Google Chrome as Trojan

Reported by google-c...@gtempaccount.com, Oct 7 2008

Issue description

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

 
I've contacted Avast through their support ticket site.

Comment 2 by brian@chromium.org, Oct 15 2008

Status: Fixed
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."
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Comment 3 by bugdroid1@chromium.org, Oct 12 2012

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