Why is trojan.dropper rarely detected?

Discussion in 'malware problems & news' started by mango, Feb 3, 2006.

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  1. mango

    mango Registered Member

    Sep 9, 2004
    Got a small .exe file from a "friend" that tried to be smart.

    Scanned woth nod32 and nothing, same with trend micro antispyware.

    Then i tried with ewido, and it reported it as dropper.delf.se.

    Ok, so i loaded my favourite site for this:


    only 3 reported the file infected:

    Found Trojan.Dropper.Delf.SQ
    Kaspersky Anti-Virus
    Found Trojan-Dropper.Win32.Delf.se
    Found Trojan-Dropper.Win32.Delf.se

    nod32 i will keep, but did i go wrong getting full version of trend micro spyware scan over ewido?
  2. WSFuser

    WSFuser Registered Member

    Oct 7, 2004
    seeing as TMAS is an antispyware, its only logical that trojans arent of high priority in its database.
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