Bug report #5413

Virus in grass-6.4.2 package, QGIS 1.7.4

Added by Lars Cremer over 9 years ago. Updated over 9 years ago.

Status:Rejected
Priority:High
Assignee:-
Category:-
Affected QGIS version:1.7.4 Regression?:No
Operating System: Easy fix?:No
Pull Request or Patch supplied:No Resolution:invalid
Crashes QGIS or corrupts data:No Copied to github as #:15078

Description

Hello,

my proxyserver detect a virus in a package.

This is the error from the server:

IWSS Security Event 

InterScan Web Security detected malicious code in your web traffic:

Item: http://www.qgis.org/downloads/QGIS-OSGeo4W-1.7.4-d211b16-Setup.exe
Action: deleted

Infection detail:
-- File: $_OUTDIR/apps/grass/grass-6.4.2/bin/d.colors.exe, Enclosure: QGIS-OSGeo4W-1.7.4-d211b16-Setup.exe, malicious code name: PAK_Generic.001
-- File: $_OUTDIR/apps/grass/grass-6.4.2/bin/r.sim.sediment.exe, Enclosure: QGIS-OSGeo4W-1.7.4-d211b16-Setup.exe, malicious code name: PAK_Generic.001
-- File: $_OUTDIR/apps/grass/grass-6.4.2/bin/r.sim.water.exe, Enclosure: QGIS-OSGeo4W-1.7.4-d211b16-Setup.exe, malicious code name: PAK_Generic.001
-- File: $_OUTDIR/apps/grass/grass-6.4.2/bin/v.surf.rst.exe, Enclosure: QGIS-OSGeo4W-1.7.4-d211b16-Setup.exe, malicious code name: PAK_Generic.001
-- File: $_OUTDIR/apps/grass/grass-6.4.2/driver/db/ogr.exe, Enclosure: QGIS-OSGeo4W-1.7.4-d211b16-Setup.exe, malicious code name: PAK_Generic.001
-- File: $_OUTDIR/apps/grass/grass-6.4.2/driver/db/pg.exe, Enclosure: QGIS-OSGeo4W-1.7.4-d211b16-Setup.exe, malicious code name: PAK_Generic.001
-- File: $_OUTDIR/apps/grass/grass-6.4.2/driver/db/sqlite.exe, Enclosure: QGIS-OSGeo4W-1.7.4-d211b16-Setup.exe, malicious code name: PAK_Generic.001
The uncleanable file is deleted.

Kind reguards

Lars


Related issues

Duplicated by QGIS Application - Bug report #6082: QGis download Malicious Virus check result Closed 2012-07-23

History

#1 Updated by Jürgen Fischer over 9 years ago

  • Resolution set to invalid
  • Status changed from Open to Rejected

Most probably a false positive. See Trojan in OSgeo Windows download package

http://www.garyshood.com/virus/ also reports the 1.7.4 as clean (i.e. Clamav, F-PROT, Antivir, BitDefender and AVG)

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