Friday, June 10, 2011

Sophos warning message on University of York website

Users of Sophos on supported or unsupported machines will currently be seeing a warning message when they visit pages within the University of York website. The message states that "Access has been blocked to "" as 'Mal/HTMLGen-A' has been found at this website."

This message is being generated because Sophos's automatic systems have mistakenly blocked content at, which is used on the University of York's website to analyse web traffic. More information can be found at:

A fix is being applied by Sophos, and the problem does not prevent access to the website.