[Spambayes] Bayesian virus detection?
Tim Stone - Four Stones Expressions
tim at fourstonesExpressions.com
Thu Jan 30 19:36:07 EST 2003
I wonder if Neale's honeypot prog could be used for that... - TimS
1/30/2003 7:28:05 PM, "Richard Jowsey" <richard at jowsey.com> wrote:
>I've "accidently" captured a handful of VB-script-type virii
>lately, since my spam training corpus apparently (luckily!)
>contained a few of these nasties. Got me thinking... I'd like to
>try training my classifier with a corpus of viral material, plus
>add a "virus" classification category into the mix, see what
>However, I haven't a clue as to how to go about deliberately
>collecting such crud (and apparently, neither does Google)...
>Bloody weird question, but does anyone happen to have a
>collection of quarantined emails containing viral attachments,
>trojans, etc...? Which they could ZIP and send me for research
>Promise not to forward 'em to all my friends, ha ha...
>PS: script kiddies and assorted black-hat hackers are officially
>invited to mail their nasty little efforts to richard at jowsey.com
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