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Trojan.Downloader False Positive (W.exe in Temp Folder)


CJayyyy

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Hi, I got the heavy pants this morning by a "Trojan.Downloader" reported by Malwarebytes in my temp folder that, upon restoring to upload to VirusTotal, turned out to be a file created by SysInternals. I'm sure y'all know that SysInternals is Microsoft's deep dive suite of software to watch Windows processes and startup etc. W.exe is described in its properties as a Rootkit detection utility and is signed by Microsoft Corporation. Being as it said no malicious items found I'm sure it's just being abundantly cautious. Thought y'all might want to whitelist this guy. 

Malwarebytes
www.malwarebytes.com

-Log Details-
Scan Date: 11/26/22
Scan Time: 2:05 AM
Log File: b76c2ad4-6d58-11ed-89c5-00d8610f2478.json

-Software Information-
Version: 4.5.17.221
Components Version: 1.0.1806
Update Package Version: 1.0.62782
License: Premium

-System Information-
OS: Windows 11 (Build 22621.819)
CPU: x64
File System: NTFS
User: System

-Scan Summary-
Scan Type: Threat Scan
Scan Initiated By: Scheduler
Result: Completed
Objects Scanned: 316885
Threats Detected: 1
Threats Quarantined: 1
Time Elapsed: 5 min, 14 sec

-Scan Options-
Memory: Enabled
Startup: Enabled
Filesystem: Enabled
Archives: Enabled
Rootkits: Disabled
Heuristics: Enabled
PUP: Detect
PUM: Detect

-Scan Details-
Process: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Module: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Key: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Value: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Data: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Data Stream: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Folder: 0
(No malicious items detected)

File: 1
Trojan.Downloader, C:\USERS\CJ\APPDATA\LOCAL\TEMP\W.EXE, Quarantined, 509, 206025, 1.0.62782, , ame, , E17EDAB9F8766BACC3CA8AB6A82A646C, 3E59EF2FD0DC8614FE520FE7E69FB230371A50961355839913EBCF80DBD13CD6

Physical Sector: 0
(No malicious items detected)

WMI: 0
(No malicious items detected)


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