Re: Is WinPcap really a trojan?

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Subject: Re: Is WinPcap really a trojan?
Posted by:  NonSuch [MVP] (anonymo…@discussions.microsoft.com)
Date: Mon, 20 Aug 2007

"ian" <ian@nospam.net> wrote in message news:J5SNMIBN$XyGFwgD@nospam.net...
> AVG Free version 7.5.484 [virus database 269.12.0/961] tells me that
> WinPcap_beta_3_1.exe and wpcap.dll contain "Trojan Horse
> BackDoor.Generic8.DHX". Are these false positives?
>
> AVG 7.5.476 [269.11.19/953] does not report a trojan in the same files.
>
> --
> Ian

They may very well be false positives.  However, to be sure, upload both
files to Jotti and/or Virus Total for analysis.

Jotti:http://virusscan.jotti.org/

Virus Total: http://www.virustotal.com/en/indexf.html

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Is WinPcap really a trojan? posted by ian on Mon, 20 Aug 2007