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False Positive - GedSite


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Malwarebytes detected GedSite.exe as a Ransomeware threat and disabled it in such a way that Windows uninstall, although it runs, leaves the folder and .exe file behind. I cannot remove the file before re-installation of GedSite (which is an entirely innocent genealogy program). Although I am Administrator on the machine, it seem I lack the powers of the almighty needed to delete the program's folder, or the file within it. I have got round this by renaming the old folder (apparently I am sufficiently powerful for that), adding the program to the exclusions list and then re-installing GedSite.


So now the drama shold be over, but why on earth did it occur?


Log attached.

False Positive (Advanced).txt

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