VLC Win32 binary is infected with Troj/Momma-B virus

Xavier Marchesini xav at via.ecp.fr
Thu Jun 6 19:46:52 CEST 2002

On Thu, Jun 06, 2002, Sam Hart wrote:

> What version do you have? (The latest is 3.58, and this particular IDE is 
> only found in the latest one or online)

THis part of the question will only be answered tomorrow when I come
back to my office :)

> I actually also detect the virus in the NSIS zip2exe package, but not in 
> the nsis198.exe package (both avail here: 
> http://www.nullsoft.com/free/nsis/#download )

OK, but first of all I use vlc-win32 installer since we build the vlc
with it, never had any virus-related problems. And I think our users
under windows here would complain about a virus :)

And Sophos recently detected a virus (I don't remember the name) in an
installer file for Emacs I've had on my hard disk for one month.

I think Sophos detects kind of signature he identifies as a virus but it


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