[guispeak] Re: noing files extension

  • From: "George Bell" <george@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <guispeak@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 17 Apr 2006 12:21:57 +0100

Very wise to hold off, Tia.
A good source for looking up File Extensions is
If your files came from a MacIntosh user, they may be valid,
but here's what the above site says:-
Re:  BHX
This file type is not often seen on PC systems. Note: The
virus W32/MyWife.d@MM!M24 discovered 1/17/06 uses this file
extension to send itself to others. Be careful if you have
received a file of this type in the mail.
Macintosh BinHex 4 Compressed Archive


From: guispeak@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:guispeak@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]
On Behalf Of Khalid
Sent: 17 April 2006 04:29
To: guispeak@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [guispeak] noing files extension

Hi All,
    I've received two attachments in one of the yahoo
mailing list I'm moderating.
the attachments are:
I think these files are viruses, so I'd like to know where I
can get details about such type of files. Is there a certain
website where I can obtain info about file extensions like
.HQX and .BHX.
Any suggestions is appreciated 

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