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Re: [Clamav-users] format/location/use of .wdb for Phishing.Heuristics.Email.SpoofedDomain

From: Robert Lopez <rlopezcnm_at_nospam>
Date: Wed Aug 26 2009 - 17:20:48 GMT
To: ClamAV users ML <>

On Wed, Aug 26, 2009 at 10:26 AM, Noel Jones<> wrote:
> On 8/26/2009 10:18 AM, Robert Lopez wrote:
>> I see an email (2009-08-15 02:51 -600; Török Edwin to Len Conrad) in
>> archives which says "Whitelisting heuristic phishing signatures is
>> done using a .wdb file."
>> I have not found any information on how to use such a file (format,
>> location, compiling, etc.) and I would like a pointer to the
>> information location. The Phishing.Heuristics.Email.SpoofedDomain is
>> wonderful at blocking real phishing attempts at our college. We do NOT
>> want to turn it off. However, it is also blocking a lot of news
>> letters and social networking site emails leading to too many help
>> desk complaints.
> The documentation is here:
>  -- Noel Jones
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Just what I needed thanks. -- Robert Lopez Unix Systems Administrator Central New Mexico Community College (CNM) 525 Buena Vista SE Albuquerque, New Mexico 87106 _______________________________________________ Help us build a comprehensive ClamAV guide: visit