Archives - August 2006

How Do You Test Anti‑Virus For Unknown Virus Detection?

Well, there’s a right way and a wrong way. Unfortunately didn’t know of ESET’s NOD32 or the right way to test for unknown viruses either.  Here is what happened.  “To pit the software against novel threats not identified on signature lists, we created 5,500 new virus variants derived from six categories of known viruses,