Avast Had A Bad False Positive Issue On All Delphi Binaries

Avast, an antivirus software,  started detecting all binaries created with Delphi as malware. At first, it looked like just an isolated incident but according to Avast forum, they really had a bad false positive issue today.  Admittedly, they reported that this incident does not only affects Delphi binaries but Avast started flagging hundreds of innocent […]
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Warning: New Virus Infects Programs Built With Delphi

A relatively new mild virus is spreading around by infecting programs/software that were developed in Delphi.  According to anti-virus vendor BitDefender, the virus “spreads by infecting systems that have the Delphi compiler from version 4  up to 7.0 installed.” Sophos, the company that first discovered the virus “W32/Induc-A”  stated that this virus “searches computers for […]
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