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McAffe reporting false positives

On an .exe or .zip file, when decompressed, McAfee reports a false positive.  This prevents the file from being approved by chocolatey.

The files in question can be downloaded from:




Your website is wrong as it added both files as one.


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Re: McAffe reporting false positives

Hi @ggara1322,

We understand your concern, we are truly sorry for the inconvenience caused. We request you to follow the below article,

How to submit false positives to McAfee 

I have sent a personal message, kindly reply back with the requested details to assist you with the request.


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