|Feb 22, 2013, 12:04 PM||#1|
Is this a Virus?
ClamXav is reporting I have a virus - BC.Heuristic.Trojan.SusPacked.BF-6.B - in my (Thunderbird) Inbox but can't find anything on the internet about this affecting a Mac. Is this a false positive?
I have a MacBook Pro running Lion 10.7.5.
|Feb 22, 2013, 12:07 PM||#3|
Looks like a win32 virus but why wouldn't you delete it to be safe anyway?
MacBook Air 2010, 1.4ghz, 4gb, 128GB <3 my baby
MacBook Pro Retina 2.3ghz, 8gb, 256gb.
iPhone 5 16GB AT&T
iPad 3 16GB.
|Feb 22, 2013, 12:07 PM||#4|
|Feb 22, 2013, 04:32 PM||#5|
Even though a Windows virus won't affect you directly, it's still not a good idea to just the infected file sit there. You don't want to pass the file on later and become a "carrier."
It would probably also be a good idea to find the person who sent you the message with the infected file, and let them know.
If you're not a clairvoyant, then you shouldn't be speaking for a dead guy.
I'm here to talk about Apple stuff, and related tech stuff. Your political beliefs? I really couldn't care less about.
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