Re: What do you make of this?

From: ABC (info_at_abc.com)
Date: 02/25/05


Date: Fri, 25 Feb 2005 10:01:52 -0000


"Trinity" <three@here.invalid> wrote in message
news:p0rt111mocebu52j19ud4kskkhtik3k0bh@4ax.com...
>I ran Winamp and started up a radio station I then got an alert from
> Sygate PF that "wuauclt.exe" (Windows autoupdate file, I have
> autoupdates disabled) wanted to acccess the internet. Below is my
> security log. Remote host is AOL. If I enter the IP in my browser I
> get this;
>
> ICY 404 Resource Not Found
> icy-notice1:SHOUTcast Distributed Network Audio Server/posix
> v1.8.1<BR>
> icy-notice2:The resource requested was not found<BR>
>
> OK, so it's an audio server but why would Windows autoupdate be used
> to access an audio server?
>
> Security Log:
> Application Hijacking has been detected
> The application: C:\WINDOWS\system32\wuauclt.exe try to launch
> another application: C:\Program Files\Winamp\winamp.exe to go to
> remote host 64.236.34.67
>
>
Possible CODEC update for WinAmp using the MS updater to download the
correct CODEC