Better antivirus (AV) protection?

infoomatic infoomatic at
Tue Apr 5 16:50:06 CEST 2022

the file you provided is actually not a 7z file, I could open it with unrar.

So this might be a nice trick to circumvent a not so intelligent scanner
where scanning is done via file extension - the scanner mit try to use
7z to extract files and fails.

However, in the case of clamav, the content (exe file) is not recognized
as malware.

I uploaded the sample, and voila:

On 05.04.22 16:40, Nikolaos Milas wrote:
> On 5/4/2022 1:57 μ.μ., infoomatic wrote:
>> out of interest, did clamav detect the local content?
> You mean the exe file contained in the 7z archive?
> I didn't try that, to be honest.
> Nick

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