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Re: Virus emails from nanog mail list
- From: Kevin Oberman
- Date: Tue Aug 19 12:55:28 2003
> Date: Tue, 19 Aug 2003 12:42:49 -0400
> From: David Diaz <email@example.com>
> Sender: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Spam may be off topic but in this case relevant. Has anyone else
> noticed bounced emails that appear to have origionated from their
> nanog email boxes and contain viruses?
> Obviously some bot has gone threw the nanog list and is now forging
> headers such that they appear to come from those addresses, and they
> are attaching viruses.
> The IP address (which may or may not be accurate) appears to be
> Has anyone else noticed this recently?
On many lists. The latest and most annoying version of Sobig worm has
hit the nets and I have gotten at least 50 copies already today.
R. Kevin Oberman, Network Engineer
Energy Sciences Network (ESnet)
Ernest O. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab)
E-mail: email@example.com Phone: +1 510 486-8634