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Feedback/Bugs Avast Saying parts of the Crypto miner are Malware

Discussion in 'Freedom! Crypto' started by dusmartijngames, Nov 19, 2018.

  1. dusmartijngames
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    dusmartijngames New User

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    hi, i have this problem where my anti virus software Avast is saying that some parts of the miner (xmr-stak.exe and miner.exe and zm.exe) how do i fix this?
     
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    LW001 Moderator Moderator Wiki Contributor Beta Freedom! Member

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    You have to disable virus scanners while running the miner sadly. Miners have been classified as malware as many programs used to (and still do) mine crypto in the background without a user knowing. In this case you're wanting that so there's no risk.
     
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    thanks for the responds.
    this has helped me out :)
     
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