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Bug#442225: installer triggers anti-virus detection

Robert Millan wrote:
> Now that I think of it, the affected file was nsisdl.dll, which is the plugin
> used to download stuff in network mode.  This isn't used in the CDs.

Will virus scanners still falsely detect a virus signature[1] in the
file even though it's not used?

BTW, google for "nsisdl virus" is interesting:

see shy jo

[1] If they're not just assuming that some virii use nsisdl,
    therefore any instance of it == virus!

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