System Center Endpoint Protection Blocks FileZilla Download

Q

Why is my FileZilla download getting deleted by System Center Endpoint Protection?

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A

If you are running System Center Endpoint Protection as the antivirus program on your Windows system, the FileZilla client download file like FileZilla_3.37.4_win64-setup_bundled.exe will be deleted. Because it thinks that the downloaded file contains an "Unwanted Software".

You can follow these steps to see the more details:

1. Run "System Center Endpoint Protection".

2. Go to "History" tab.

3. Select to open "All deleted items". You a detected item called "PUA:Win32/FusionCore".

4. Read the detailed description:

PUA:Win32/FusionCore, Severe, Action taken: Remove

Category: Potentially Unwanted Software

Description: This program has potentially unwanted behavior.

Recommended action: Remove this software immediately.

Items: file: C:\downloads\FileZilla_3.37.4_win64-setup_bundled.exe->(nsis-6-)

You can delete it and stop uisng FileZilla.

You can allow it and trust FileZilla.

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