develooper Front page | perl.beginners | Postings from May 2002

RE: (OT) Klez virus

From:
Nikola Janceski
Date:
May 2, 2002 07:46
Subject:
RE: (OT) Klez virus
Message ID:
1449413DA482D311B67000508B5A12F506ED50CF@NYEXCHANGE01
Yeah.

Algorithm:
Check mail if PGP encrypted.
Check PGP signature against your key ring.
Remove mail if not signed with a key from your ring.

IMHO, I don't think virus writers know my passphrase to encrypt thier virus
for outgoing mail.

8^P

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Michael D. Risser [mailto:michael@visionpro.com]
> Sent: Thursday, May 02, 2002 10:38 AM
> To: beginners@perl.org
> Subject: Re: (OT) Klez virus
> 
> 
> Maybe this isn't so off topic...
> Can anyone think of a way to write a virus scanner in Perl? 
> We could stop it 
> at the Unix server :-)
> Has anyone else already done this? Have examples? 
> 
> -- 
> Michael D. Risser
> Software Engineer
> 
> rm -rf /bin/laden
> 

----------------------------------------------------------------------------
--------------------
The views and opinions expressed in this email message are the sender's
own, and do not necessarily represent the views and opinions of Summit
Systems Inc.




nntp.perl.org: Perl Programming lists via nntp and http.
Comments to Ask Bjørn Hansen at ask@perl.org | Group listing | About