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CodeDigital SpamStopper Server - Blocked Virus Example

The following is an example of an actual virus embedded in the body of an email which has been filtered out by the CodeDigital SpamStopper Server. Our SpamStopper Server catches 90% of spam and all known viruses at the server level, before your network computers get infected. Return to the CodeDigital website.

The following e-mail messages were found to have viruses in them:

Sender: b.lcdoffers.0-250d3ee-831.tekmailer.com.-freeoffer@c0.tekmailer.com
IP Address: 10.0.0.1
Recipient: staff@codedigital.com
Subject: Virus Example
MessageID: h9UGOi623756
Report: F-Prot: /var/mail/incoming/23131/h9UGOi623756/EICAR.COM Infection: EICAR_Test_File
MailScanner: Executable DOS/Windows programs are dangerous in email (EICAR.COM)


This is a message from the MailScanner E-Mail Virus Protection Service
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The original e-mail attachment "EICAR.COM"
was believed to be infected by a virus and has been replaced by this warning
message.

If you wish to receive a copy of the *infected* attachment, please
e-mail helpdesk and include the whole of this message
in your request. Alternatively, you can call them, with
the contents of this message to hand when you call.

At Thu Oct 30 11:24:46 2003 the virus scanner said:
F-Prot: EICAR.COM Infection: EICAR_Test_File
MailScanner: Executable DOS/Windows programs are dangerous in email (EICAR.COM)

Note to Help Desk: Look on your server in /var/mail/quarantine/20031030 (message h9UGOi623756).
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