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Re: email virus ==> over the top

  • From: neal rauhauser
  • Date: Thu Aug 21 15:24:05 2003



  I prefer to think of it as having evolved to a higher plane of
existence :-)



Valdis.Kletnieks@vt.edu wrote:
> 
> On Thu, 21 Aug 2003 10:10:12 CDT, neal rauhauser <neal@lists.rauhauser.net>  said:
> 
> >   No one loves me and I don't get much email from the folks who tolerate
> > me. I just got back from having lunch with some guys who tolerate me and
> > I found scads of messages from all over -the funniest among the bunch
> > for our Nanog readers:
> >
> > <user>@cisco.com
> > <user>@tacnet.com
> > <user>@wcom.com
> > <user>@sprint.com
> 
> >   Looks like my internetwork equipment vendor and my two favorite peers
> > have their Windoze stuff in a complete state of 'higgledy piggledy' - a
> 
> No, it looks like some poor schmuck who happened to have those e-mail
> addresses somewhere on the disk has their windows system in trouble.
> 
> W32/SoBig-F is known to forge the From: field.  Which explains why I've gotten
> at least 103 "you sent us a virus" postings regarding my Linux laptop.. ;)
> 
> Which of course just goes to show that people can be "behind the knowledge curve"
> no matter *what* operating system they happen to be using.
> 
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