[Webkit-unassigned] [Bug 14649] McAfee Antivirus reports false positive when checking out WebKit source on Windows

bugzilla-daemon at webkit.org bugzilla-daemon at webkit.org
Fri Jul 20 09:23:49 PDT 2007


------- Comment #5 from ddkilzer at webkit.org  2007-07-20 09:23 PDT -------
Partial transcript from free online chat:

David Kilzer: When the WebKit open source project is checked out on Windows
with a McAfee antivirus product installed, it reports a trojan when there is no
trojan. This is a "false positive" detection. 
Shinoj U.P.: David, let me know whether you are getting this popup in Macintosh 
David Kilzer: No new window popped open on my Mac just now. 
David Kilzer: I have pop-up blocking disabled in the Safari web browser as
David Kilzer: Steps to reproduce this "false positive" are here:
Shinoj U.P.: Thank you for the information you provided. Because this might be
benificial for us. I will definitely report this to our research team. 

Configure bugmail: http://bugs.webkit.org/userprefs.cgi?tab=email
------- You are receiving this mail because: -------
You are the assignee for the bug, or are watching the assignee.

More information about the webkit-unassigned mailing list