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Re: Win32.Trojan.Agent appear when close Torpark
No need to worry. This is just overzealous antivirus software probably
looking at a heuristic of a dll being called by Torpark. We had the
same problem with a few other scanners, but the companies finally got
off their butt and fixed their antivir problem. I guess F-Secure is
lagging behind. New version coming out very soon, and will have
Sunday, November 12, 2006, 8:12:22 AM, you wrote:
> Keep cool men, I don´t think you put trojans in Torpark, Tor or Portable Firefox,
> however since I last week updated the antivirus and antispyware database in my
> F-Secure firewall, I always get this warning when closing Torpark 1.5 (build on
> Tor v0.1.1.12) but never when I start the Torpark. This warning appear even when
> I first mechanically disconnect the line from internet before closing Torpark,
> so it must be something already in the computer related to Torpark closing:
> Virus & Spy Protection has detected Win32.Trojan.Agent
> malware in your computer.
> It´s not possible to see into where the thing is (the warnings "Included in" line
> is empty) and when I then choose either Quarantine or Delete, I get a new warning
> telling this:
> Scan ended unexpectedly. There was an error reading an item.
> Because it occurr right after I done my weekly F-Secure update, it must either
> be an false alarme, or a detection of something freshly discovered that maybe
> not was detectable before (and in consequence perhaps not at the time when this
> Torpark version was created).
> Hope somebode find a solution, if there is a problem at all.
> Well, as I already do a thread here, I´ll put in yet another fishing attempt,
> this time e-gold, the subject was "Notification of e-gold payment via SCI".
> Of course I didn´t click anything there either...