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by BerenBelagund
November 26th, 2014, 2:48 pm
Forum: Technical Support
Topic: Chrome flags wesnoth-1.12-win32.exe as malicious
Replies: 18
Views: 5470

Re: Chrome flags wesnoth-1.12-win32.exe as malicious

loonycyborg wrote:I think chrome flagged it because it wasn't crawled by google at the time and it is now..
That makes sense. I've already installed and run the binary with no problem. Thanks again for your work!
by BerenBelagund
November 25th, 2014, 7:47 pm
Forum: Technical Support
Topic: Chrome flags wesnoth-1.12-win32.exe as malicious
Replies: 18
Views: 5470

Re: Chrome flags wesnoth-1.12-win32.exe as malicious

Wintermute wrote:I wonder if it's worth contacting some folks at chrome to see if they can do anything about it? Or perhaps after enough downloads they might notice and investigate anyway?
Well, here's an alternative. I just downloaded the file from an alternate mirror, and this time Chrome didn't flag it.
by BerenBelagund
November 25th, 2014, 2:55 pm
Forum: Technical Support
Topic: Chrome flags wesnoth-1.12-win32.exe as malicious
Replies: 18
Views: 5470

Re: Chrome flags wesnoth-1.12-win32.exe as malicious

No. There's also MacOS releases. And all linux distros package wesnoth too. Neither of those uses NSIS. So maybe consider using a different OS :P I'm considering to switch to something other than NSIS to generate the installer. To something like WiX maybe. But it'll take time. Also, I could distrib...
by BerenBelagund
November 25th, 2014, 1:27 pm
Forum: Technical Support
Topic: Chrome flags wesnoth-1.12-win32.exe as malicious
Replies: 18
Views: 5470

Re: Chrome flags wesnoth-1.12-win32.exe as malicious

Also here from Rock Paper Shotgun. So can I install this okay or do I have to do something with it first because I'm getting the same problem. I have no idea. I of course have no reason to doubt what loonycyborg is saying. But getting flagged by both Chrome and Spybot S&D isn't exactly a clean bill...
by BerenBelagund
November 24th, 2014, 9:05 pm
Forum: Technical Support
Topic: Chrome flags wesnoth-1.12-win32.exe as malicious
Replies: 18
Views: 5470

Re: Chrome flags wesnoth-1.12-win32.exe as malicious

It's most likely a false positive again. Did it say what virus/trojan it found? No it did not. What I quoted was the entirety of the message. Ordinarily I wouldn't be too concerned, but because the binaries are provided by outside volunteers, I don't know what control (if any) the authors of the ga...
by BerenBelagund
November 24th, 2014, 3:57 pm
Forum: Technical Support
Topic: Chrome flags wesnoth-1.12-win32.exe as malicious
Replies: 18
Views: 5470

Chrome flags wesnoth-1.12-win32.exe as malicious

New user here. Alerted to the Wesnoth update from the post at Rock, Paper, Shotgun: http://www.rockpapershotgun.com/2014/11/24/battle-for-wesnoth-is-still-free-still-getting-better/ When I try to download the Windows build from http://sourceforge.net/projects/wesnoth/files/wesnoth-1.12/wesnoth-1.12/...