Jump to content

Recommended Posts

Good morning,

I'm using Visual Studio 2015 to create a generic VB executable that works with Excel. The software uses Microsoft.Office.Interop.Excel as its interface. After creating the .exe file and running Malwarebytes, Malwarebytes marks the .exe file as being infected with machinelearning/anomalous.96% and deletes it. I have created other .exe files using that Excel interface that pass the Malwarebytes scan just fine. What gives?

Link to post
Share on other sites

The file name in question was PFB_Excel_Template.exe. I changed the file name to PFB_ XLS_Tmp.exe and the scan did NOT find the machinelearning/anomalous.96% error.

Is the name Excel Template something looked for in the heuristics scan?

Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

Back to top
  • Create New...

Important Information

This site uses cookies - We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.