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    Is Xfire a Virus?

    I downloaded the new Xfire update and was greeted with a Virus warning from ESET. Anyone else get this?

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    Re: Is Xfire a Virus?

    McAfee doesn't seem to have any problems, almost certainly a false positive.


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    Re: Is Xfire a Virus?

    Fine here too. I use avast

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    Re: Is Xfire a Virus?

    i use live care and it seems fine

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    Re: Is Xfire a Virus?

    all fine on the adept front

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    Re: Is Xfire a Virus?

    Avast 5: Clean


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    Re: Is Xfire a Virus?

    Beat, Norton tells me that an unknown program (xfire) is trying to operate and access the internet. I manually tell it that it is ok and it ignores it as an exception.


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    Re: Is Xfire a Virus?

    AVG says its fine, just scanned the xfire folder.

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    Re: Is Xfire a Virus?

    Yes. X Fire is a virus. I'm glad we settled this once and for all. : )

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    Re: Is Xfire a Virus?

    I have are you talking about NOD32? I run that and it never popped up for me when I installed Xfire a few weeks ago. Don't know...

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    Re: Is Xfire a Virus?

    NOD32 and AVAST here and they like Xfire..
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