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Symantec False-Positive Issue with XLS Files - Bloodhound.Exploit.459

John writes in to report that Symantec has announced an issue with their current definition files that may generate false-positive alerts on .xls files.

Thanks John!

Kevin Liston

292 Posts
ISC Handler

> http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH188271
Updated: 2012-05-09
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Jack

160 Posts
FYI ......I had a client experience this issue this morning....(Weds).....but he was running Monday's virus signatures (05/07/2012 r38)

So it seems as if this problem existed before Tuesday's defs.....

Updating to Wed's defs resolved the issue
K-Dee

65 Posts

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