Official VLC Player site is dangerous says Bing
Bing, the Microsoft look for engine warns us that the official VLC Participant site is suspicious. Bing implies picking an additional outcome and also provides a website link to the ‘Bing Web page Protection Report’ wherein you can look at the specifics.
VLC world-wide-web web site suggests destructive exercise, suggests Bing
The report also suggests that the down load buttons in Videolan, the official internet site of VLC Participant takes you to the reputable but outdated VLC two.1. web site which is susceptible to DLL Hijacking. The outdated web site and the destructive InPage doc can give attackers the backdoor entry to your device and data.
As for every the Bing Web page Protection Report, https://www.videolan.org/vlc/, the web site is destructive, and the suspicious content was last detected on 25-11-18. Bing has scanned the official VLP Webpage for more than 16 instances in last thirty times, and the last scan was carried out on 25-11-2018 when the risk was detected.
Whilst Microsoft has presently verified the Bing benefits, Videolan, the official internet site is however bewildered about the bug and its correct. Videolan is informed of the flag elevated by Bing and have no clue about how to correct it.
There was a tweet a short while ago posted from the official handle of Videolan suggests,
“Supposedly, @bing now look at vlc-3..4-win64.exe as a malware, which offers an frustrating popup. This appeared two times back, and we have no clue how to correct it (nonetheless). We’ve checked, and the binary has not altered and is however appropriately signed”.
VLC is 1 of the most popularly employed media gamers, and so we hope that this difficulty is clarified soonest.