Re: [Full-Disclosure] anti-adware and false positives (was: Virus infect on single user)
From: Byron Copeland (nodialtone_at_comcast.net)
To: Joshua Levitsky <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: 10 Feb 2004 21:56:44 -0500
On Tue, 2004-02-10 at 20:27, Joshua Levitsky wrote:
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Spiro Trikaliotis" <email@example.com>
> Sent: Tuesday, February 10, 2004 3:55 AM
> > Yes, you get rid of EVERYTHING - especially of things you still need.
> > :-(
> > Is there any developper on this list who uses a Microsoft DDK für NT4,
> > 2000 or XP? You cannot use Adaware on such a machine, as it always
> > stumbles on the headers and source files of the provided examples,
> > especially the network examples. It tells me they would be part of some
> > malware.
> Ad-Aware has a nice thing where you can pick to ignore certain files. Do a
> scan of your system and be very careful on the first scan to go through and
> see what each thing is. Mark all your DDK stuff as ignore. All done. And
> seperately you might want to email the LavaSoft guys and let them know about
> the false positive.
Cool, so DoomShiza deposits itself in the development libs.... we're
> Joshua Levitsky, MCSE, CISSP
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