[Tutor] Possible Virus Warning

Philip Kilner phil at xfr.co.uk
Sun Feb 8 21:04:03 EST 2004


Hi List,

Sean 'Shaleh' Perry wrote:
> sounds like mydoom.
> 
> It is very common for spammers and the like to pull email addresses from 
> public mailing list archives.  Some of them even subscribe to a list just to 
> eat addresses.  So consider that address public domain now )-:
> 

Indeed - and this thing /always/ forges the "from" address, so the list 
itself is the once place it won't have come from. The list and the other 
addresses will /probably/ both be in the affected party's address book.

-- 

Regards,

PhilK

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  “The basic tool for the manipulation of reality is the manipulation
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the people who must use the words.” Philip K. Dick




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