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Our App Diaro is being reported as "Potentially unwanted application" by F-Secure since couple of days, we are getting several reports from users.
What could be possibly wrong ? What can be done to fix it?
Possible to use F-Secure SAS:
It will trigger re-analysis (re-rate) by F-Secure Labs. With your situation:
- maybe possible to transfer .apk (as file); but if this is not an option (or if user's decision):
can be enough to transfer URL to Google Play Market (your application) as URL (or under text-file) and with description about troublesituation;
- I'm only F-Secure user (their home solutions) and my words can be only as unofficial suggestion; I able to suspect that detection about PUA can be as generic-detection (or for something like advertisement-modules). But F-Secure Labs should be with abilities to provide proper information.
As my own feelings -> good to note that possible to ask F-Secure Labs about 'not-a-temporary-solution' but about proper fix (if there is false-positive). Because can be whitelist/drop status only for current build-release and with next update -> detection can be with back status. Possible to avoid it.. but required to ask F-Secure Labs about such meanings (like if there is not a fully false positive detection).
// by the way: there is available policy/article about their design for PUA:
possible to re-check it. what if some parts applied to your application. if not -> so, good to note it (as addition) during talk with F-Secure Labs.
Thank you , i hope this gets resolved soon, we are getting loads of emails from users asking what is going on.
F-Secure Lab's response today: "The application is clean and detection will be removed."
Best Regards: Tamas Feher, Hungary.