It has been reported that Microsoft Defender Advanced Thread Protection (ATP) version 1.325 (2020-10-29) are setting off alerts on:
- Schedulers that run PrintixServiceTask.xml
- PrintixService.exe file itself
In preparation for a new release of the Printix Client it is always uploaded to Virus total and Microsoft (Windows Defender) for scanning. The current version of Printix Client version 1.3.917.0 was uploaded on 2020-09-29 for scanning. No issues found.
The alert is a so called false alert and is caused by changes to the Microsoft Defender algorithms. See also: Blocked by Antivirus product.
The Printix Team
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