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Randy
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Message 1373795 - Posted: 30 May 2013, 20:47:09 UTC

I feel the community should know I ran into this...

iolo System Shield reports infected object:

C:\PROGRAMDATA\BOINC\PROJECTS\SETIATHOME.BREKLEY.EDU\CUFFT32_42_9.DLL

infection name:

"w32/heuristic-mu2 Eldorado"


not to say it came from this site, but I don't know where it came from.

this machine has only been to:

msn.com
news.google.com
seti@home.com

it only runs Win7, Adobe reader and SETI@home

any comments?

thanks Red

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Message 1373797 - Posted: 30 May 2013, 20:49:45 UTC

This is a false positive - take a look at this thread:
http://setiathome.berkeley.edu/forum_thread.php?id=71784

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Bob Smith
Member of Seti PIPPS (Pluto is a Planet Protest Society)
Somewhere in the (un)known Universe?

Randy
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Message 1373929 - Posted: 31 May 2013, 1:21:35 UTC - in response to Message 1373797.

Thanks Rob/Bob

I figured it might be, just wanted to see what the experts had to say.

again thanks
Red

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