Standalone flagged by AntiVirus program

Bob Sneidar bobsneidar at iotecdigital.com
Fri Feb 27 16:51:21 CET 2015


I doubt Panda is looking into your code or binary and determining that you have file functions. I think they just globally decide that any app capable of deleting files is suspicious. Of course, it should also flag every end user ever born. 

Bob S


> On Feb 26, 2015, at 17:42 , Kay C Lan <lan.kc.macmail at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> On Fri, Feb 27, 2015 at 6:14 AM, Peter Haworth <pete at lcsql.com> wrote:
> 
>> 
>> Seems like RunRev might be interested to know about this, I'm sure they
>> would prefer programs created by Livecode not be flagged as "suspicious".
>> 
> 
> But unfortunately RunRev have no control over what people do with LC and LC
> certainly has the capabilities to do very malicious things. This note under
> the Delete File entry in the Dictionary:
> 
> This command can also be used to remove files your stack did not create. Of
>> course, a stack should not remove files and folders it did not create
>> without obtaining explicit confirmation from the user.
>> 
> 
> Is your app creating, moving, or deleting files in locations that Panda
> thinks is suspicious?
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