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OpenCandy update: Latest versions cleared by MSE

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The OpenCandy team has written a pretty extensive article on what happened. I'd recommend you to read it, I couldn't add much information to it.

Further reading: What Information Does OpenCandy Collect?

tl;dr: Recent versions of OpenCandy are no longer detected as adware, their software recommendation component is now even less intrusive. There has not been a threat to your privacy or security.

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Thanks for joining :)

It looks like most users have understood the situation by now though, considering that there are no new complaints in the most recent announcement.

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Guest kenmurphy

Hi

Just to let you know, installed the latest version of CDBurnerXP a few minutes ago (ver 4.3.8.2523) and the latest Eset Nod 32 anti virus is still marking the OpenCandy component as malware.

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Why not just eliminate the hidden adware. Make a button to click on if people want to look at it. Problem would be solved.

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