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Old 15.08.2019, 19:09
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Default JDownloader.jar - Kaspersky false positive

Hey board,

maybe that's a bug related thing. I am not sure.
Kaspersky says, JDownloader.jar is infected. You can test it yourself by uploading the file here (Kaspersky Virus Desk):
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On my PC (Kaspersky Free 2019) it detects an UDS:Trojan.Win32.Badur. I've used the latest installer from the website. And added the JD folder to exception list.
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Old 15.08.2019, 19:20
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It's a false positive. JDownloader.jar is a java file and seems like Kaspersky doesn't like JDownloader opening connections/downloading stuff. Very likely you've downloaded an infected file in the past and JDownloader.jar being that downloader -> it must be bad.
I tested with 4 different versions and all are clean. So very likely it's caused by the installer being on any list.
Did you try installer from here? http://jdownloader.org/jdownloader2
Is this about the installatino process or the installed version?
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Old 15.08.2019, 20:04
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I've used this installer: http://jdownloader.org/download/index

And it is not caused by the installer - it is caused by a file scan of the install folder after the installation has finished.

Now I just used the installer link that you've posted and everything is fine again. Well that's strange!

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Old 16.08.2019, 11:19
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Thanks for the feedback! and Welcome to random 'false positive' land

after installation of both different installers, the JDownloader.jar file holds the same content (zip file)
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Old 16.08.2021, 22:30
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Question Why there are two different download links?

Why there are two different download links:

JDownloader 2
https://jdownloader.org/download/index

and

JDownloader 2 Adware-free Setup
https://jdownloader.org/jdownloader2



and should I choose Java 1.8 or 11?
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Old 17.08.2021, 10:14
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Why there are two different download links:

JDownloader 2
https://jdownloader.org/download/index

and

JDownloader 2 Adware-free Setup
https://jdownloader.org/jdownloader2
Because our users can choose between installers with- and without adware.



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and should I choose Java 1.8 or 11?
Whichever you like.
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Old 18.08.2021, 16:34
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Because our users can choose between installers with- and without adware.
Just to make it clear, only the windows installer from normal website comes with optional adware. Also see
https://support.jdownloader.org/Know...g-installation
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