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False Positive - Generic.ml

L0 Member

Dear PaloAlto team,


We have recently released a new software USB Lockit and discovered a false positive, given by your antivirus.

Can you please help us remove it? The program is clean and doesn't contain any unwanted behavior.

File Hash: 9e473e7becbe50c9012d06b9f1b038cb068d8144af531589e64d263267ea8988

Link to Virustotal report for the file: https://www.virustotal.com/gui/file/9e473e7becbe50c9012d06b9f1b038cb068d8144af531589e64d263267ea8988...

Current VirustTotal Verdict: 6/70

Description: Generic.ml

USB Lockit download link: https://www.usblockit.com/download/USBLockit.exe

Note: the .exe file has been compressed with UPX 3.07w

Please let me know if you need any additional information.

Thank you and Merry Christmas,



L0 Member

Hello Palo Alto Networks,

You have news regarding my request of FALSE positive detection?

thank you.


Please look:


USB Lockit - Password Lock USB Drive

SHA-256 9e473e7becbe50c9012d06b9f1b038cb068d8144af531589e64d263267ea8988


Current Palo Alto Networks verdict: generic.ml

Download link: https://www.usblockit.com/download/USBLockit.exe

L5 Sessionator

This file is not malicious with Palo alto

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