False Positive Threat “Behavior: Win32/Hive.ZY” Worldwide – Windows Defender

False Positive Threat “Behavior: Win32/Hive.ZY” Worldwide – Windows Defender


There is currently a new threat, Behavior: Win32/Hive.ZY”, which is getting detected by Windows Defender on the PCs of worldwide users.

Windows users are experiencing some trouble on their PCs. Windows Defender is detecting a new threat “Behavior:Win32/Hive.ZY”. However, the antivirus program resolves the complaint within a few seconds and a notification regarding the issue’s settlement pops up. Unfortunately, the threat pops up again after almost 20 seconds and the cycle keeps repeating.

As of now, Microsoft has not acknowledged the threat and made any comments. We are still waiting to hear more details about the threat “Behavior: Win32/Hive.ZY” from them.

How to fix Behavior: Win32/Hive.ZY?

Because of Microsoft’s lack of response, it is best to turn your PC off and protect it from attacks by malware. Once the threat is over, you can continue using it.

Moreover, this threat has come into being after the latest Windows update. Thus, you can avoid this issue by simply not updating your PC currently.

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