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Apparent Virus in CodeRed download

Discussion created by lpcware Employee on Jun 15, 2016
Latest reply on Jun 15, 2016 by lpcware
Content originally posted in LPCWare by clanzl on Wed Mar 03 18:06:42 MST 2010
I have just completed (3 March 2010) the download and installation of the Code Red tools for the LPCXpresso evaluation board.  BitDefender found a virus in one of the downloaded elements.  I thought NXP, Code Red and the community should be aware of this. BitDefender simply blocked the offending file, C:\nxp\lpcxpresso_3.2\Tools\bin\is_IF26L.tmp .  The virus found was Trojan.Peed.IWV. 

The downloaded code is running on a Windows XP virtual machine on a MacBook Pro under Mac OSX 10.6.2 (Snow Leopard); the IDE comes up and appears to look as described in the Getting Started guide.

I have an image copy of the virus alert during the Windows installation, but the file is too big to upload.  Feel free to contact me directly if you'd like a copy.

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