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I want to use new dupeguru from https://dupeguru.voltaicideas.net/

After original author stop developing it. 

when I check using Virus total I got this 

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But when I check the files using Malwarebytes premium I did not get anything
This is the files I test it (Windows 64 bit) https://download.hardcoded.net/dupeguru_win64_4.0.3.exe 

Please check, is this real ? Thank you 

 


 

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Greetings,

While I'm not a threat researcher, it appears to me based on the vendor names/threat names being chosen by those that detected it and the fact that only 3 out of the 67 engines detected it, that it is a false positive, not a real threat, and is only being detected by heuristics which are targeting it because of the packer used by the program's developer to compress his file/application (packers are used by both legitimate developers as well as malware authors, however the reason malware authors will use them is to attempt to escape detection by obfuscating their code to try and prevent extracting/analyzing it by threat researchers through encryption and compression of their files).  If you look at the 3 AVs that flagged it, each of them mentions something about the packer used for compressing/compiling the file itself, not necessarily its actual content or purpose (Suspicious.Gen just means that it was a generic heuristic detection made because the structure of the file shared some characteristic(s) with actual known malware; in this case, malware packed using this particular or a similar packer/encryptor).  Even the "BehavesLike" detection mentions "Obfus" which is short for "obfuscated" which again is most likely just a reference to the fact that the file is compressed/compiled using an encrypted packer, and obviously it's a packer they've identified being used by some actual ransomware, or at least the packer being used looks like one used by actual ransomware they've found before).

If you'd like the Malwarebytes Research team to analyze it to determine whether or not it's a valid threat, you may submit it by following the instructions in this topic and provide the file and requested info in a new topic in that area by clicking here, however I honestly don't believe that the file is actually malicious based on the info in the VirusTotal report you posted so the file is most likely safe, at least in my opinion (though again, I am no expert on the subject so feel free to submit the file if you want to be sure).

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