OMG, OMG, OMG
Today ClamWinPortable has found a virus in ClamWinPortable
ClamWinPortable.exe: Trojan.Fraudload-2264 FOUND
Does this mean I should delete ClamWinPortable
Of course not
This topic has been posted for its obvious humor and for historical reference.
On the serious side:
As always this is just a False Positive, NO official release from PortableApps.com has Ever been found to have a real virus, Ever.
On the technical side:
The FP was first found using data base version 9764
What probably happened is that a recent update to the ClamAV database detects something in the launcher as similar to something else out there, usually this has to do with the packing/compression of the app.
On the practical side:
The file has been uploaded to the two recommended testing sites:
and was found to be clean by all scanners except ClamAV.
A copy of the file was been uploaded to ClamAV and a False Positive report filed:
It is anticipated they will fix the FP soon.
Currently the file shows as clean by all scanners at VirusTotal and only by ClamAV at Jotti.
Please stand by, we now return you to your regularly scheduled Off Topic conversations