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RiskWare.IFEOHijack detected: Sysinternals ProcessExplorer

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current MBAM version
(Application Version, Component Package 1.0.613, Detection Package 1.0.11680)

is going to detect legitimate Sysinternals "ProcessExplorer" as RiskWare.IFEOHijack
if ProcessExplorer is registered as replacement for standard Windows Task Manager.

Actually ProcessExplorer Version 16.21 is not yet whitelisted.


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Pls. see attached log & screenshot (log is taken from another box but same behaviour, either Intel or AMD)
Mark Russinovich's "Process Explorer" is a legitimate tool that's been here for decades, giving a profound look under the hood.
When having the "Replace Task Manager" option enabled Malwarebytes recently (few days) started to flag those regkeys red.

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[RiskWare.IFEOHijack] scanlog.txt

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