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Re: [Clamav-users] What is Email.Faketube?

From: BG Mahesh <bgmahesh_at_nospam>
Date: Sun Aug 26 2007 - 15:48:05 GMT
To: "ClamAV users ML" <clamav-users@lists.clamav.net>


But the emails don't have any faketube/youtube URLs They are plain text files but yes, few emails have URLs in their signatures. Are these false phising alarms?

On 8/26/07, Steven Stern <subscribed-lists@sterndata.com> wrote:
>
> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
> Hash: SHA1
>
> On 08/26/2007 12:24 AM, BG Mahesh wrote:
> > I am using Clamav 0.91.2 with Surgemail. The email I sent has no
> attachments
> > but the server bounced back the message stating the attachment is
> infected
> > with Email.Faketube. What is Email.Faketube?
> >
> > regards,
> >
>
> Here's the text from one of the faketube messages I received:
>
> LMAO, I cant believe you put this video online. Everyone can see your
> face there. LOL check it out yourself <a
> href="http://anipaddressgoeshere/">
> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4wg9KxUAiAP</a>
>
> It appears that faketube takes you to a malware site while pretending to
> point you to youtube. That page attempts to download an EXE file.
>
>
> - --
>
> Steve
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> iD8DBQFG0YQYeERILVgMyvARAs8lAJ97b3dBj/BoB4N9A8r6gZtEEcIAQwCfWZM9
> FehUXD7v5DQYFqV2x3MQGY4=
> =YRVB
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