[Esa-l] Double Extensions fails

John D. Hardin jhardin at wolfenet.com
Tue Feb 13 07:12:01 PST 2001

On Mon, 12 Feb 2001, Phil Pennock wrote:

> Uhm, the problem is when files are called things like:
>  test.jpg<lots-of-white-space>.vbs
> isn't it?

That would be very bad. The current double-extension rule would not
catch it. I didn't think of space padding.

I have updated the master ruleset. The website will take a bit to
update, so I've attached the new globs to this message. Please add
them to your poisoned executables list.

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