Windows Defender has detected a malware

Description of the issue:

immediately after the latest update of Brave windows defender detects “a threat” an adware on cache file

Steps to Reproduce (add as many as necessary): 1. 2. 3.

Actual Result (gifs and screenshots are welcome!):


Expected result:

Reproduces how often:

Operating System and Brave Version(See the About Brave page in the main menu):



Versión 0.68.140 Chromium: 77.0.3865.90 (Build oficial) (64 bits)

Additional Information:

I have removed the cache from the setting.

I have also deleted it from the root directory and it still appears

@Bitpana Can you delete the brave profile folder from %Appdata% and try again?


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