Quoting Dermot Daly (dermot.daly at itsmobile.com):
> Anti-Virus products cannot open the zip due to the fact that it is
> password protected (this is the reason behind the password protection).
Has anyone else noticed that checkers for MS-Windows viruses are slowly
being required to acquire all the intelligence traits of a competent
employee? Maybe it would be cheaper and easier to just hire the latter,
> Might be worth telling your users to not open any zip files that require
> a password - Most likely this will be bagle.
Oh, for pity's sake: There's _nothing_ conceivably dangerous about
opening a zip archive, unless you (or some badly designed software you
decide to use) thereafter take the amazingly stupid step of running an
executable contained within. So, Don't Do That, Then.
I worked for many years on MS-Windows without having problems with
malware through exercise of basic logic and taking responsibility for
processes I chose to run. Although I washed my hands of that OS for
other reasons, surely that approach still works.
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