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Re: [fyodor () insecure org: C|Net Download.Com is now bundling Nmap with malware!]
From: Valdis.Kletnieks () vt edu
Date: Tue, 06 Dec 2011 21:20:03 -0500

On Tue, 06 Dec 2011 18:10:14 PST, Owen DeLong said:

No, a Trojan is malware. Any software which operates without the
knowledge or consent of the user to engage in operations the user would
not reasonably expect is not being used for good, no matter how well
intentioned.

Strictly speaking, it's "without the knowledge or consent of the *owner*". Especially
in corporate environments, "owner" != "user".

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