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Description of the issue:
Avast anti-virus lists Brave Browser Helper as Malware
Steps to Reproduce (add as many as necessary): 1. 2. 3.
- Have Brave anti-virus installed on Mac.
- Navigate to a site (especially local router site 192.168.0.1)
- Avast pop-up appears: "We’ve blocked the threat Other:Malware-Gen[Trj] on http://magictraps.com/221a97d3b6d220cd5d.js. Process: /Applications/Brave Browser.app/Conents/Frameworks/Brave Browser Framework.framework/Versions/22.214.171.124/Helpers/Brave Browser Helper.app/Contents/MacOS Brave Browser Helper
Actual Result (gifs and screenshots are welcome!):
Reproduces how often:
Once or twice a week
Operating System and Brave Version(See the
About Brave page in the main menu):
MacOS Version: 10.15.2
Version 1.1.20 Chromium: 79.0.3945.74 (Official Build) (64-bit)