On Jul 2, 2006, at 1:21 AM, Laurens Blankers wrote:
Symantec Anti-virus is detecting Trojan.Zlob in
Inkscape-0.44-1.win32.exe and also in uninst.exe once Inkscape is
installed. I guess it has to do with a current update of the virus
definitions because when I originally downloaded and installed
no virus was detected, however redownloading the binary immediately
triggers the on-access scanner.
I hope this is a false positive, but I would appreciate this if you
would investigate this. And may I suggest pulling the binary from
Sourceforge in the meantime to prevent possible inflections?
To check, I just downloaded from sourceforge again.
The MD5 sum of the file I have is
ClamAV here on OS X says the file is clear. It appears that Zlob was
first seen over a year ago. So with these factors, it's looking very
much like you have a false positive.
Oh, and for reference, that name you have reported to you gives us