[SAC] Malware alarm: QGIS, ... sites
hamish_b at yahoo.com
Sat Aug 8 18:22:53 PDT 2015
>> Mmm, I googled some online scanners...
>> This one:
>> Reports 3 'malicious files':
>> Detected reference to malicious blacklisted domain
>> Mmm, can that be the problem?
Richard Duivenvoorde wrote:> Ok, fully removed qgis website yesterday, and clean rebuild it after
> removing references to raw.githusercontent.com...
> Asked for a review..
> This morning:
> www.qgis.org should be ok now (but "As a result, we're removing the
> malware warning from your site. This may take some time to happen".
> www.qgis.org/pyqgis-cookbook 'still infected' :-( (again NO hints, do
> not know where to look for...)
And then we have the 3 pdfs here:
The original diag msg complained about 3 files, I seem to be updating adobe software about once every week to patch newly found exploits, maybe the software that built them went bad or now triggers a false positives in Google's tests?
A long shot, but it's a theory to test, which is better than sitting around waiting. :)
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