Zip of Death

MW Mike Weiner (5028) MWeiner at AG.COM
Mon Jun 9 21:55:02 IST 2003

I sent this thru my current MS setup and CLAMAV found it in a hearbeat!!!!

Thanks for the resource link!
Michael Weiner

-----Original Message-----
From: Steffan Henke [mailto:henker at SHCOM.US]
Sent: Monday, June 09, 2003 4:43 PM
Subject: Re: Zip of Death

On Mon, 9 Jun 2003, Ernest W. Lessenger wrote:

> I'd be happy to know how to defend against this (presumably by watching
> for a loop in the decompression routing), or happier to have a sample to
> test with. PLEASE DON'T EMAIL IT LIVE!!!!

You could download a testfile from here: ,
it's the link "why anti viruses don't work" at the bottom of the page.
Norton seems to choke on it, not sure about other products.



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