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- Subject: Re: Trojan horse?
- From: "Fabio Mascarenhas" <mascarenhas@...>
- Date: Mon, 24 Mar 2008 21:08:21 -0300
Given incidents such as this one
http://www.codinghorror.com/blog/archives/001072.html, I would stay on
the safe side and ask the author for source and compile it myself, or
do a "background check". :-) You can also do your test under
virtualization and a watchdog program...
On Mon, Mar 24, 2008 at 8:32 PM, Shmuel Zeigerman <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Shmuel Zeigerman wrote:
> > The antivirus program I'm using (AVG Free Edition) finds
> > a trojan horse in the file afx.dll within the following zip:
> > http://luaforge.net/frs/download.php/2066/afx-1.0.0-Lua51.zip
> > Could somebody verify that with their antivirus program?
> Update: scanning the mentioned zip-file online with
> 21 antivirus programs (http://virusscan.jotti.org/):
> 3 programs (AVG, F-Secure Anti-Virus and Kaspersky Anti-Virus)
> found malware, other 18 programs found nothing.
> [don't know how to interpret the above results...]