[Full-Disclosure] Show me the Virrii!
Bojan.Zdrnja at LSS.hr
Mon Jan 5 06:34:59 GMT 2004
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> Valdis.Kletnieks at vt.edu
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> To: Harry Hoffman
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> Subject: Re: [Full-Disclosure] Show me the Virrii!
> > Not to protect against known virii would be negligent and lazy which is
> > modern OS's provide these "fixes" as patches to eventually become part
> > main OS.
> My point was that if the goal is to provide actual protection for the end
> rather than something that looks good next to a ruler, you quickly reach a
> point of diminishing returns in trying to include more signatures. At
That's why people "invented" in-the-wild list (although it's not 100%
correct always and lagging).
Detection of zoo collections in most cases will get you only better
marketing (our product detects 123240294 viruses).
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