Does MongoDB Compass have a local database?

My security people flagged MongoDB Compass as a potential security threat. One thing they mentioned is that it might have been flagged because it installs it’s own local database server. But looking at the features of Compass, I don’t see any historical tracking. Can I tell them that MongoDB Compass does not install/run a local db on my PC?

Thanks in advance

Oh yeah, this question is a follow on to:

Hi @Benjamin_Slade.

No, Compass does not install any local database server. It’s worth mentioning that in Compass’ settings directory in the user’s home you may see some folders named *leveldb. This is an internal, file-based database-like functionality that Compass (and all the other applications built on Electron) include to store applications settings and preferences. But definitely no database servers.

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