[nvda] Re: NVDA Virus Information

we probably can.
I still do not know aproximately where the unknown virus that plagued my system 
these past weeks came from.
At 03:16 p.m. 26/05/2007, you wrote:

>If the virus or trojan is potentially in every snapshot since R425, and nobody 
>has reported any major computer problems in that nearly three-month period, 
>can we assume that there is no real virus or trojan?  It seems that someone 
>would have reported something by now beyond an alert from a virus scan.
>
>
>----- Original Message ----- From: "Rick Harmon" <rharmon@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>To: <nvda@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>Sent: Friday, May 25, 2007 11:11 PM
>Subject: [nvda] Re: NVDA Virus Information
>
>
>>It's everything above build 425 here and Mick said the same thing in his
>>email earlier.
>>
>>Rick
>>
>>
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>>
>>----- Original Message ----- From: "Rich De Steno" <ironrock@xxxxxxxxxxx>
>>To: <nvda@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>>Sent: Friday, May 25, 2007 11:07 PM
>>Subject: [nvda] Re: NVDA Virus Information
>>
>>
>>Is this AVG alert just with the new version 0.5 or is it with the snapshots
>>as well?  MacAfee has not alerted me to anything yet.
>>
>>----- Original Message ----- From: "David Tanner" <david-tanner@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
>>To: <nvda@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>>Sent: Friday, May 25, 2007 11:00 PM
>>Subject: [nvda] Re: NVDA Virus Information
>>
>>
>>I updated AVG on this machine and it is reporting the same virous too now.
>>
>>I'll agree, we need to wait for Mic to let us know everything is fine. I'm
>>sure he'll get right on it.
>>
>>
>>
>>----- Original Message ----- From: "Rick Harmon" <rharmon@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>>To: <nvda@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>>Sent: Friday, May 25, 2007 8:31 PM
>>Subject: [nvda] Re: NVDA Virus Information
>>
>>
>>: I'll be waiting till Mick tells us it's virus free before I use it
>>anymore.
>>: Hopefully he'll get it fixed right away.
>>:
>>: Rick
>>:
>>:
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>>: Visit my webpage and podcast feed at www.blind-geek-zone.net
>>:
>>:
>>: ----- Original Message ----- : From: "shaun everiss" <shaun.e@xxxxxxxxxx>
>>: To: <nvda@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>>: Sent: Saturday, May 26, 2007 9:04 PM
>>: Subject: [nvda] Re: NVDA Virus Information
>>:
>>:
>>: Hmmm I wander if by installing it our systems are at risk then.
>>: Everything works for now but I have only just recovered from a virus
>>attack.
>>: And even after a reformat I lost some files from backups, and managed to
>>get
>>: after affects.
>>: At 12:11 p.m. 26/05/2007, you wrote:
>>:
>>: >Hello all,
>>: >
>>: >Firstly, I apologise for what has happened with Viruses being detected in
>>: >NVDA over the last day or so with AVG (and possibley others).
>>: >
>>: >Thank you to Michel and others who have tracked it down to py2exe.
>>: >
>>: >It so happens that Py2exe (the tool we use to compile NVDA in to a
>>program,
>>: >from Python source files) has a virus in its latest version.
>>: >
>>: >Version 0.6.6 of Py2exe has the virus, where as 0.6.5, which was used in
>>: >NVDA r425 and earlier, does not.
>>: >
>>: >I don't know if this is a false positive or not, however the fact remains
>>: >that virus checkers are throwing up this alert and this is not good.
>>: >
>>: >NVDA can be recompiled easily enough with the older Py2exe tool, however
>>I
>>: >don't personally build the NVDA releases and snapshots, this is a task
>>that
>>: >Jamie performs.
>>: >
>>: >I will let Jamie know that a new NVDA 0.5 needs to be built, and we might
>>: >also remove the old snapshots and rebuild a latest one.
>>: >
>>: >This may take some time so please bear with us.
>>: >
>>: >Thanks for your understanding
>>: >Mick
>>: >
>>: >
>>: >To post messages to the list send email to
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>>: >Thank you for your continued support of Nonvisual Desktop Access, an open
>>: >source free screen reader for Microsoft Windows:
>>: >http://www.nvda-project.org/
>>: >To get the latest NVDA snapshot:
>>: >http://www.nvda-project.org/snapshots/
>>: >Report bugs or make feature requests at:
>>: >http://trac.nvda-project.org/
>>: >Message Archive:
>>: >http://www.freelists.org/archives/nvda
>>: >
>>: >
>>: >
>>: >-- : >No virus found in this incoming message.
>>: >Checked by AVG Free Edition. Version: 7.5.467 / Virus Database:
>>: >269.8.0/817 - Release Date: 24/05/2007 4:01 p.m.
>>:
>>:
>>:
>>: -- : No virus found in this outgoing message.
>>: Checked by AVG Free Edition.
>>: Version: 7.5.472 / Virus Database: 269.8.0/818 - Release Date: 25/05/2007
>>: 12:32 p.m.
>>:
>>:
>>: To post messages to the list send email to
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>>: Thank you for your continued support of Nonvisual Desktop Access, an open
>>: source free screen reader for Microsoft Windows:
>>: http://www.nvda-project.org/
>>: To get the latest NVDA snapshot:
>>: http://www.nvda-project.org/snapshots/
>>: Report bugs or make feature requests at:
>>: http://trac.nvda-project.org/
>>: Message Archive:
>>: http://www.freelists.org/archives/nvda
>>:
>>: To post messages to the list send email to
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>>: Thank you for your continued support of Nonvisual Desktop Access, an open
>>source free screen reader for Microsoft Windows:
>>: http://www.nvda-project.org/
>>: To get the latest NVDA snapshot:
>>: http://www.nvda-project.org/snapshots/
>>: Report bugs or make feature requests at:
>>: http://trac.nvda-project.org/
>>: Message Archive:
>>: http://www.freelists.org/archives/nvda
>>:
>>:
>>: -- : Internal Virus Database is out-of-date.
>>: Checked by AVG Free Edition.
>>: Version: 7.5.467 / Virus Database: 269.7.4/811 - Release Date: 5/18/2007
>>3:50 PM
>>:
>>:
>>To post messages to the list send email to
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>>source free screen reader for Microsoft Windows:
>>http://www.nvda-project.org/
>>To get the latest NVDA snapshot:
>>http://www.nvda-project.org/snapshots/
>>Report bugs or make feature requests at:
>>http://trac.nvda-project.org/
>>Message Archive:
>>http://www.freelists.org/archives/nvda
>>
>>To post messages to the list send email to
>>nvda@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
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>>Thank you for your continued support of Nonvisual Desktop Access, an open
>>source free screen reader for Microsoft Windows:
>>http://www.nvda-project.org/
>>To get the latest NVDA snapshot:
>>http://www.nvda-project.org/snapshots/
>>Report bugs or make feature requests at:
>>http://trac.nvda-project.org/
>>Message Archive:
>>http://www.freelists.org/archives/nvda
>>
>>To post messages to the list send email to
>>nvda@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>>To modify your NVDA Email settings go to:
>>http://www.freelists.org/list/nvda
>>Thank you for your continued support of Nonvisual Desktop Access, an open 
>>source free screen reader for Microsoft Windows:
>>http://www.nvda-project.org/
>>To get the latest NVDA snapshot:
>>http://www.nvda-project.org/snapshots/
>>Report bugs or make feature requests at:
>>http://trac.nvda-project.org/
>>Message Archive:
>>http://www.freelists.org/archives/nvda 
>
>To post messages to the list send email to
>nvda@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
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>Thank you for your continued support of Nonvisual Desktop Access, an open 
>source free screen reader for Microsoft Windows:
>http://www.nvda-project.org/
>To get the latest NVDA snapshot:
>http://www.nvda-project.org/snapshots/
>Report bugs or make feature requests at:
>http://trac.nvda-project.org/
>Message Archive:
>http://www.freelists.org/archives/nvda
>
>
>
>-- 
>No virus found in this incoming message.
>Checked by AVG Free Edition. Version: 7.5.472 / Virus Database: 269.8.0/818 - 
>Release Date: 25/05/2007 12:32 p.m.



-- 
No virus found in this outgoing message.
Checked by AVG Free Edition. 
Version: 7.5.472 / Virus Database: 269.8.0/818 - Release Date: 25/05/2007 12:32 
p.m.


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