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Windows 7: Test your Anti Virus

08 Apr 2010   #51
FuturDreamz

Windows 8 Pro (32-bit)
 
 

I do the unfortunate a favour and screen my files before sending them off.


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08 Apr 2010   #52
Phone Man

Windows 8.1 Pro w/Media Center 64bit, Windows 7 HP 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Mitch656 View Post
My Avast 5 dident pick it up D: i put it in notepad and save it as random
I saved mine as a txt file and here is why Avast missed it.

Test your Anti Virus-avast.png

It found it on a manual scan.
I also tried MalwareBytes and it says it is clean.

Jim


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08 Apr 2010   #53
Parry

XP Pro SP3 | Vista Home Premium x86 | Windows 7 Pro x86
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Phone Man View Post
I saved mine as a txt file and here is why Avast missed it.

Attachment 65859
I tired unchecking those options for .txt files & then saving the Test file, but Avast still did'nt detect.
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08 Apr 2010   #54
Greg S

Windows 7 Professional 32-bit (6.1, Build 7600)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Parry View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Phone Man View Post
I saved mine as a txt file and here is why Avast missed it.

Attachment 65859
I tired unchecking those options for .txt files & then saving the Test file, but Avast still did'nt detect.
Same here. I can right click scan and it gets detected.
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08 Apr 2010   #55
gautam7

windows 7 ultimate 32 bit
 
 

hi folks i m a new member of d socity. i tried the test my Avast 5.0 did not pick it up automatically even i opened it, but when i scaned it avast atlast picked it up.
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08 Apr 2010   #56
Billy

 

Avast 5.0 also didn't pick it up for me but did on manual scan and on the downloaded file.
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16 Apr 2010   #57
not so gray matter

W7 Ult. x64 | OS X
 
 

Just tested this file w/

Avast 5 Free: No detection w/ Real-Time Protection, Does detect on Manual Scan
MSE: Detects w/in seconds, locks file
Malwarebytes: No detection unless scanned.
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16 Apr 2010   #58
Jacee
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1
 
 

Avira wouldn't let me save the .txt file any place! In fact, notepad quit working LOL


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16 Apr 2010   #59
Jaxryley

 
 

Malwarebytes can't detect EICAR Test Virus - Malwarebytes Forum
Quote:
GT 500:
No, and it is not going to be added to the database.

Our research team spends a lot of time adding real malware to the database. Adding fake malware and test files like EICAR to the database takes time away from malware research, and proves nothing in the long run.
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17 Apr 2010   #60
DreemWarrior

Windows 7 ultimate X64
 
 

Quote:
I tired unchecking those options for .txt files & then saving the Test file, but Avast still did'nt detect.
Same thing here....

But while MBAM mised it, would you believe it found this(yes I deleted it)...


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File Type: txt mbam-log-2010-04-17 (00-52-47).txt (957 Bytes, 26 views)
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