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RE: Annoying virus being mailed to me
From: "Jebb Stewart" <Jebb.Stewart () fsl noaa gov>
Date: Fri, 7 Feb 2003 12:48:06 -0700

   Your not the only one.  We have the same problem here within our office.  I am curious how many other people it 
effects too.  


-----Original Message-----
From: Chris Carter [mailto:chris.carter () ebunda com]
Sent: Friday, February 07, 2003 9:54 AM
To: security-basics () securityfocus com
Subject: Annoying virus being mailed to me

Hi guys,

For the last two months or so I have been receiving emails with the
I-Worm/Sobig virus attached about twice a day. My anti-virus sw protects
me well so I am not infected in any way (nor has anybody else here).
Initially, I used to ignore the messages and delete them; after a couple
of weeks I decided to trace the source IP from the mail header and send
complaint messages to the corresponding ISP. But the Bast**d keeps
finding other IP's to mail me from. Messages come from big () boss com  Is
anyone else being targeted? Is this a common occurrence? Am I the only


Outgoing mail is certified Virus Free.
Checked by AVG anti-virus system (http://www.grisoft.com).
Version: 6.0.449 / Virus Database: 251 - Release Date: 27.01.2003

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