October 12, 2021

IntelliJ IDE detected with malicious object.

Installed this IDE a couple weeks ago and full-scanned my laptop with KSC, Malwarebytes Free, ESET Online Scanner, and Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool. Found nothing malicious on all of those full scans.


Kaspersky Security Cloud as I turn my laptop on:


Event: Malicious object detected

User: LAPTOP-9UGD67NU\Saviour

User type: Active user

Application name: CompatTelRunner.exe

Application path: C:\Windows\System32

Component: File Anti-Virus

Result description: Detected

Name: UDS:DangerousObject.Multi.Generic

Precision: Exactly

Threat level: High

Object type: File

Object name: Uninstall.exe

Object path: C:\Program Files\JetBrains\IntelliJ IDEA Community Edition 2021.2.2\bin

MD5: B5957AC1DE87251018A6879BE7FD1E89

Reason: Cloud Protection


could this be a false alarm or something I should be concerned with? TY in advance.

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