Bleeping Computer's hosted programs for download
. However, depending on the product, some anti-virus software and other security scanners may flag certain programs as a threat for a variety of reasons when that is not the case. In these instances the detection is a "false positive
" and can be ignored.
Most of the well known specialized tools we use against malware are written by experts/Security Colleagues
at various security forums like Bleeping Computer, TechSupport, GeeksToGo, Emsisoft and other similar sites so they can be trusted
...this includes any program hosted by BC for download. Unfortunately, many of these tools (or their embedded files) are falsely detected by various anti-virus programs from time to time. This in turn sometimes results in an inaccurate site rating/warning
by browsers of potentially dangerous software when that is not the case.