certified app is flagged by PaloAlto Networks n VT as generic.ml

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certified app is flagged by PaloAlto Networks n VT as generic.ml

L1 Bithead

File Hash: 3cec25c32986f95ca3bae454046de0d5bccade9b3aa0fcac1bdd7b03de1362e2 (SHA256)

Link to Virustotal report for the file: 


Current VirustTotal Verdict: generic.ml



This is a clean certified application by AppEsteem https://customer.appesteem.com/certified?Q=ShieldApps Please review this app and let me know what's the reason it is flagged as PUP or it is a false positive detection. 


Here is the full certified app requirement https://customer.appesteem.com/Home/AppCertReqs from AppEsteem, a company

believes software monetization industry needs regulation. It focuses on certifying app, helping consumer to never be exposed to apps (windows App, Chrome extension, mobile Apps) that:

1)       Do things without their informed consent

2)       Give them unpleasant surprises

3)       Leave them feeling cheated after paying for something



PCPrivacyShield meets all AppEsteem's ACR (App Ceritification Requirements) and was certified Jan 26 2018


Thank you!



L7 Applicator

Verified that this sample is no longer considered malicious.

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