Phishing net behaving strangely

Denis Beauchemin Denis.Beauchemin at USHERBROOKE.CA
Fri Apr 8 16:38:09 IST 2005

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I am testing the phishing net for the first time.  I use MS 4.40.11 on a 
brand new machine.  Language.conf contains:
PossibleFraudStart = <font color="red"><b>MailScanner soup&ccedil;onne 
le lien
PossibleFraudEnd = d'&ecirc;tre une tentative de fraude de la part 

Here is what I sent to test (I added some underscores to make sure my 
message would not be trapped again):
<a href="http_:_//_132_._210_._0_._0/">bad tag</a><br>

Here is what I got:
<a href="http_:_//_132_._210_._0_._0/"><font color="red"><b>MailScanner 
soup&ccedil;onne le lien "" d'&ecirc;tre une tentative de 
fraude de la part de</b></font> pas le bon</a><br>

Which makes MS' message appear as a link.  The message translates to: MS 
believes the link "" to be a phishing fraud attempt from bad tag.

Is this normal behaviour?


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