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Possible False postive on Prodad-codec.dll


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I had three machines this morning flag the same file the file is a video file codec that has been on the system and previous scans hours before didnt detect 


  • Category: Malware
  • Group name: 
  • Public endpoint IP: 
  • Endpoint name: wmsarchive
  • OS platform: Windows
  • OS release name: Microsoft Windows 10 Pro
  • Policy name: Retina Consultants
  • Report time: July 15th 2022, 10:18:26 UTC
  • Scan time: July 15th 2022, 10:01:01 UTC
  • Action taken: Quarantined
  • Threat name: Malware.AI.3514656721
  • Type: file

All three machines same set up configuration detected this -- I noticed a few posts listing video programs being detect but they didnt list the specific file that I was getting



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Thank you for the logs. The file has been whitelisted for quite some time now and we recently removed the sig causing the detection.

Can you restore the files on the affected machines, ensure they have the latest updates pushed to them and try re-scan? Let me know results.

Thank you.

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