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bee_backend.exe flagged as a virus

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by derkoi, Dec 2, 2023.

  1. derkoi

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    I've been using Bitdefender for many years and recently it's started complaining about bee_backend.exe when I try and build my game. I assume it's a false positive but wondered if anyone else has this issue lately.
     
  2. bugfinders

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    My bitdefender didnt whine about it.. But personally Id be more worried about conhost and cmd.exe being blocked :p
     
  3. derkoi

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    It's weird, this is a fresh Windows 11 install since the last issues I had too.
     
  4. altepTest

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  5. spiney199

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    It's 2023. You don't need an anti-virus program any more. Windows itself is a better anti-virus than literally every other anti-virus program out there.
     
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  6. derkoi

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  7. derkoi

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    Where did you get that info from?
     
  8. Ryiah

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  9. derkoi

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  10. Ryiah

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    :D

    In fairness there are reasons to run multiple anti-virus programs, but most people don't need that and can just use the site mentioned earlier.
     
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  11. Amon

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    I've been using the default Virus and Malware system that comes with Windows since Windows 10. As others' have found, after a bit of research, the built in protection tools that come default with Windows10/11 are top of charts. I've never needed a third party security tool since. I've saved money as well.
     
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  12. derkoi

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    Cool. Do you know if there's a benefit to the upgrade that comes with Office 365?
     
  13. Ryiah

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  14. altepTest

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    bro, don't look up what a ransomware is if you don't want a hearth attack
     
  15. spiney199

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    Yeah I wasn't born yesterday.

    Ransomware attacks happen when some idiot opens/installs something on their computer they shouldn't. No amount of anti-virus programs in the world can prevent that. This is how a majority of people end up with malicious software on their computer in the first place.
     
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  16. Murgilod

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    Not only that, but the same ransomware protection you'll find in most antivirus packages has been in Windows Defender since Windows 7.
     
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