False positive on Genieo

On our weekly scan with Virus Total Genieo was detected as Heur.Suspicious by Comodo

Genieo is real company with a real product and not a virus or other malware.
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Attached is our client (changg file to .exe)

Thanks for your help

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Is this a newer version then the one you most recently uploaded to VT? It was not known yet by VT.

The current Comodo database both local and on Virus Total do not flag your application anymore.

from today’s scan


Thank you for reporting this.
We’ll check it and get back to you soon.

Best regards


The samples u submitted as false-positive is not detected by Comodo Internet Security version <5.9.219863.2196> with database version <11099>. Please make sure the Antivirus database is updated and check again.

Comodo Antivirus lab

Thank you
will wait for Virus Total to update to comodo 11099

Hi Chunli.chen,

We are still been detected as false positive on Comodo 11154

Can you please help us fix this?

Hi Genieo,

Thank you for reporting this. It will be fixed in nearest DB updates.

Kind Regards,
Erik M.

Hi Genieo,

This is to inform you that false-positive has been fixed.
You can update to AV database Version <11165> of Comodo Internet Security and confirm it.


Kind Regards,
Erik M.

Its fixed :smiley:
Thank you
Until next time :wink: