MSFN has viruses? Update - likely incorrect, more analysis needed
Posted 12 January 2010 - 11:45 AM
Web Site Location United States of America
Norton Safe Web has analyzed msfn.org for safety and security problems. Below is a sample of the threats that were found.
Total threats found: 1
Threats found: 1
Here is a complete list:
Threat Name: Infostealer
Location: http://unattended.ms...ed/bbucolor.exe <--- (Read the url)
Posted 12 January 2010 - 12:11 PM
We'll fix it...
Description: This program is dangerous and captures user passwords.
Recommendation: Permit this detected item only if you trust the program or the software publisher.
Microsoft Security Essentials detected programs that may compromise your privacy or damage your computer. You can still access the files that these programs use without removing them (not recommended). To access these files, select the 'Allow' action and click 'Apply actions'. If this option is not available, log on as administrator or ask the local administrator for help.
file:E:\bbucolor.exe->(7zSfx)->BBU Color Changer.exe
Get more information about this item online.
Posted 12 January 2010 - 12:15 PM
All this time and I have had that on my drive?
Nod never detected it either.
I am very sorry to the OP. I never suspected that file as it came from a trusted source.
Edit: Nod detects it now as I try to move or delete it. I am glad I haven't used it for ages.
This post has been edited by Kelsenellenelvian: 12 January 2010 - 12:17 PM
Posted 12 January 2010 - 12:39 PM
Posted 14 January 2010 - 06:52 PM