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A VST is just a DLL which exposes a specific interface. As such, it can contain arbitrary code, and can do anything that an EXE could do. Treat it as such. If you don't trust it, don't run it. Keep in mind that virus scanning will only protect you against known signatures, so something unknown or custom might still catch you out. Running the plugin through ...


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You can't. You'll need to detect the loader, and either mark all files containing the loader as virus, or detect where T and the encrypted area is and decrypt the encrypted area to check whether the encrypted area contains the virus you are looking for.


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Tor provides you anonymity, but it will not protect you at all from malwares or any other security threats. All recommendation regarding network security must therefore be scrupulously respected in order to ensure your network safety. You do not mention it in your description, but be aware that your setup matches Whonix project, so if you do not want to ...


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To be safe from having mails that possibly harm your system through an attack you first need to know what attacks you want to be protected against. Mail body Attacks (like malicious HTML inside the mail) Protection options are Open Mail in plain text mode, in this mode None of the text is treated as having special meaning and is just show on the screen, ...


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I disassembled the 64 bit binary and looked through the code and it appears to only download and email spam messages - it doesn't appear to attempt to compromise the system. The PHP code downloads and launches the 32bit or 64bit version of the spammer program depending on the system to /tmp/crond. The program will then download via HTTP the following items ...


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Firstly I would like to explain differences between Viruses, Trojans and Malware. Malware - is the short form of Malicious Software. It is basically a software written to cause damage or infiltrate computer systems without the owner informed consent. It is general term used to represent various forms of intrusive, hostile and annoying code. Virus - is a ...



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