Carbon Black Cloud: RemoveSa31Appx.exe False Positive Alerts
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Carbon Black Cloud: RemoveSa31Appx.exe False Positive Alerts

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Article ID: 287823

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Products

Carbon Black Cloud Endpoint Standard (formerly Cb Defense)

Issue/Introduction

  • Multiple alerts: RemoveSA31Appx.exe
  • Reason: The application pcdrwi.exe invoked another application (RemoveSA31Appx.exe). A Deny Policy Action was applied¬†
  • Recent TTPs:¬†
  • pcdrwi.exe policy_denyrun_unknown_app

Environment

  • Carbon Black Cloud Console: All Versions
  • Carbon Black Cloud Sensor: All Versions
  • Microsoft Windows: All Supported Versions

Resolution

The reputation has been updated so these alerts should no longer occur for this instance of the file

Additional Information

There is no need to open cases based on this, the reputation is updated. Whitelisting the hash can avoid any additional alerts going forward.