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EICAR test Virus

I had never heard of the EICAR test virus before.  EICAR stands for European Institute for Computer Antivirus Research.  Basically it’s just a 68 or 70 byte com program that all major antivirus should pick up as a virus.  This enables you to test the functionality of your antivirus program without the risk of using […]

Hello world!

So Justin convinced me to create a blog, so here it is.  This will really just be a repository for programs I write and thoughts I’d like to share that have to do with security.  I will not be sharing the painful minutia that so many people feel is blog worthy. -Tyler P.S.  I thought […]