[texhax] virus detected on TeX Collection 2005 DVD

Philip TAYLOR P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Thu Jun 29 17:41:44 CEST 2006

Interesting.  I don't have this file installed, but the
copy at

seems clean.  Are you able to send a copy of your allegedly
infected file ?  Being a BAT file, it should be easy enough
to determine if it's infected by inspection ...

Philip Taylor
Richard Steenis wrote:

> Hello,
> My Norton antivirus has detected a virus on the TeX Collection 2005 DVD.
> The virus is:  BAT.Silly.B.gen
> in file:           tex8.bat
> in directory   \ctan\macros\generic\cptex\
> Regards,
> Richard
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