Virus Klez.H and McAfee

Peter Peters P.G.M.Peters at
Wed May 8 14:28:15 IST 2002

On Wed, 8 May 2002 13:51:35 +0100, you wrote:

>> I've seen a similar problem here.
>> Klez is also detected in my setup with Sophos. I receive an HTML formatted
>> email indicating that I can read details in the attachment virusalert.txt,
>> but the attachment is not there.
>I had one this morning which was disinfected but all I see (in Netscape
>Messenger) is a base64 encoded attachment. My guess is that the original
>message uses slightly iffy MIME tags and Julian's insertion of the warning
>doesn't quite work. I've still got what was left if anyone who understands
>MIME or MailScanner better than I wants to look at it?

I use f-prot and in Agent the "viruswarning.txt" is visible as an
attachment (and with ^R inline). But after my tests I included a
colleage with outlook (with exchange) in the tests. He gets the two
lines from "Inline Text Warning" and an empty attachment.

Peter Peters
senior netwerkbeheerder,  Centrum voor Informatievoorziening,
Universiteit Twente,   Postbus 217,  7500 AE  Enschede
telefoon: +31 53 489 2301, fax:+31 53 489 2383,

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