Multiple Vendor Virus Scanner Recycle Bin Exclusion Vulnerability
Remove '\Recycled' from the exclusion list of you antivirus software.
Each vendor has a different mechanism for editing the exclusion list.
NAI / McAffee:
There is an 'Exclusions' tab in the settings. From there you can delete the entry for the '\Recycled folder.
There is no option in the interface to remove the Recycled folder from the exclusion list. To do this, you need to use a hex editor to remove the string from the 'exclude.dat' file. Max Vision has created an exclude.dat file with the Recycled folder removed, it is available at:
Note: This patch will reset all other exclusion settings to the default values. See Max Vision's bugtraq post (linked to in the 'credit' section) for more information.