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bccdbc

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Avast information message
« on: December 30, 2010, 08:04:31 PM »
Started getting this message today. No recent system changes
 
avast! has detected a secure connection from your mail program(processs Skype.exe) to the POP server 70.234.190.8 (sbcglobal.net

I use OUTLOOK for email, I have gmail and yahoo as well, and I do use Skype but not for email

Any ideas appreciated

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Re: Avast information message
« Reply #1 on: December 30, 2010, 08:14:46 PM »
Is it possible that Skype is using one of the email ports that would normally be monitored by the mail shield ?
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Re: Avast information message
« Reply #2 on: January 08, 2011, 07:01:31 PM »
I am seeing the same message on one of my customer's machines
Windows XP SP4.
running skype version 5.0.0.152
Avast Program version: 5.0.677
Avast Virus Definition version: 110108-0

Any word what this might be?


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Re: Avast information message
« Reply #3 on: January 09, 2011, 08:49:20 AM »
Windows XP SP4.

Are you sure about that..???
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