Re: Bizzarre pattern
From: Tom (tmgulland_at_hotmail.com)
Date: Wed, 11 Aug 2004 13:43:27 GMT
"hadit" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> tom. you need not open scripts anymore for them to run,
> all you have to do is show them the sunlight. they are
> also written with a primary protocol to seek and disable
> any threats, (ie you vpn and firewalls, etc.).
> unfortunately it sounds like you've got to clean again.
> as far as your files? go to the pawn shop, buy a
> cheap 'puter and use a debugger/decompiler proggy to
> analize the source code. cheers.
Can you expand upon this debugger/decompiler? Would I need specialist
knowledge? I just have this concern that once again the virus that was on a
single occasion detected will once again not be seen.
> >-----Original Message-----
> >Strange that I have posted 4 to this group in the past
> week or so and, while
> >posts on either side of mine have got replies, none of
> mine have. Do mine
> >look suspicious or something?
> > Incidentally, I took the file that was shown, by one
> sole scan on
> >pandasoftware, to contain the Gibe B Worm, off the CD ROM
> and (without
> >opening it) put it on my desktop, then ran the
> pandasoftware scan and, yet
> >again, mysteriously it didn't turn up anything. Was it
> just that I had
> >opened the file the first time, when the virus was shown
> to be infected 6
> >files, that had prompted the scan to find the virus? Was
> it a freak error or
> >a freak success? How ought I proceed?