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Re: Possible security problem -- in Python module

On 2/27/2012 6:01 AM, Tom Szczesny wrote:

Sat 2012-02-25 17:39:23.0618 Begin passive write scan (330 file(s))
Sat 2012-02-25 17:39:26.0660 Begin passive write scan (7 file(s))
Sat 2012-02-25 17:39:27.0425 Infection detected: c:\cygwin\lib\python2.6\distutils\command\wininst-9.0.exe [MD5: 0563061137E462BF38717F90488C4504] [3/00080000] [Trojan.Dropper]
Sat 2012-02-25 17:39:27.0425 File blocked in realtime: c:\cygwin\lib\python2.6\distutils\command\wininst-9.0.exe [MD5: 0563061137E462BF38717F90488C4504, Size: 196096 bytes] [524288/00000003] [Trojan.Dropper]
Sat 2012-02-25 17:39:27.0425 Determination flags modified: MD5: 0563061137E462BF38717F90488C4504, Size: 196096 bytes, Flags: 00000020
Sat 2012-02-25 17:39:27.0581 Performing cleanup entry: 1
Sat 2012-02-25 17:39:27.0659 End passive write scan (7 file(s))
Sat 2012-02-25 17:39:29.0921 End passive write scan (330 file(s))

This was detected using "Webroot SecureAnywhere -- Complete".

This may be a false possitive, but I thought I should report it.


I will bet on false positive

Filename: wininst-9.0.exe Size (Bytes): 196096 MD5 Hash: 0563061137e462bf38717f90488c4504 Report link:

AntiVirus 	Engine Version 	Definition Version 	Status
Antivir 	Nothing found
ArcaVir 	1.0.4 	2006.01.27 	Nothing found
AVG 	7.5.51 	269.9.14/883 	Nothing found
BitDefender 	7.60825 	7.60825 	Nothing found
VirusBlokAda32 	2012.02.24 	Nothing found
VirusBuster 	4.3.23:9 (2007-02-16) 	9.86.8/11.0 	Nothing found

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