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The Witcher 3 Crash Reporter Virus False or Legit?


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My the witcher 3 crashed for some reason and sudenly Defender picked up some steam and blocked it as a threat. Mbytes is saying it is clean

 

https://www.virustotal.com/gui/file/ad30328a3746d77eb24ef4dd447b4818e224ec3a96e71413d09c64efd5e3fea8/detection

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It is a legit copy of the game.  I deleted he file and validated the game files and redownloaded file returns the exact same detection

 

https://www.virustotal.com/gui/file/ad30328a3746d77eb24ef4dd447b4818e224ec3a96e71413d09c64efd5e3fea8

CrashReporter.zip

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Have you unzipped the file?

 

Interesting. I can't even download the zip file I have uploaded here. Defender immedaitly stops it and detects it

 

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Is my Defender compromised? how can I be sure?

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Hello @yamaci17 and welcome back:

While you are waiting for the next qualified/approved malware removal expert helper to weigh in on your topic, and even though you may have run the following Malwarebytes utility, please carefully follow these instructions:

  1. Download the Malwarebytes Support Tool.
  2. In your Downloads folder, open the mb-support-x.x.x.xxx.exe file.
  3. In the User Account Control pop-up window, click Yes to continue the installation.
  4. Run the MBST Support Tool.
  5. In the left navigation pane of the Malwarebytes Support Tool, click Advanced.
  6. In the Advanced Options, click only Gather Logs. A status diagram displays the tool is Getting logs from your computer.
  7. A zip file named mbst-grab-results.zip will be saved to the Public desktop, please upload that file on your next reply to this topic.

Thank you.

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