Release 4.50.9 : Re: Worm.VB-8 not detected by filename or filetype

Dhawal Doshy dhawal at
Wed Jan 18 21:01:28 GMT 2006

Steve Freegard wrote:
> On Wed, 2006-01-18 at 14:19 +0000, Julian Field wrote:
>> I have just released 4.50.9 which will decode the UU-encoded file  
>> attached to these messages, so that the virus scanners should all  
>> catch it, filename traps will work on the .scr file inside the .bhx  
>> file, filetype traps will work on it too.
> Further to this - I've installed 4.50.9 on the Fort Systems test box but
> I do not have any examples of Worm.VB-8 to test it with.
> Please send your examples of this virus to virustest at (DO NOT
> send them to the list!!).
> You may then log-in to MailWatch on this system at
> and use the username 'virustest at'
> with a password of 'guest' to see the messages being received.
> The system runs ClamAV 0.88 with Mail::ClamAV 0.17 and BitDefender -
> I've also just manually run the virus scanner update.

Done.. see

- dhawal

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