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Hi, Windows Defender just told me Tidy.exe which is used in SciTe4AutoIt is a trojan horse and needs to be removed.

Below is the info which I copied from W-Defender.

Any else encountered this? Or is this a known issue?


(Don't know if this is the right place...)


Categorie: Trojaans paard

Beschrijving: Dit programma is gevaarlijk en het voert opdrachten van een kwaadwillende gebruiker uit.

Aanbevolen actie: Deze software onmiddellijk verwijderen.



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False positive, unless you got it from somewhere other than Autoitscript.com.

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32 minutes ago, DaLiMan said:

Just downloaded it this weekend from the Au3 website.

Should be safe then... :)

That all depends how much I am trusted. ;)

Seriously, It is the first time this program gotten flagged as it is an BCX (Compiled PellesC) program.

I see somebody already did a scan with this result


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