How are new viruses found in the Wild?

Discussion in 'other anti-virus software' started by Shrek, Mar 29, 2005.

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  1. Shrek

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    What methods are used by AV developers to determine the presence of new viruses or variants?
     
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    The WildList Organization International

    ... Welcome to the World Wide Web Site of The WildList Organization International,
    the world's premier source of information on which viruses are spreading ...
     
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    Virus Bulletin - Introduction to the VB 100% award

    The relevance of In the Wild detection tests is that the viruses on the WildList are known to be causing real-world virus incidents, and of doing so in more than just one or two isolated places. Products that do not have full detection of these viruses are unlikely to be of widespread appeal.
     
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