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Re: Virus emails from nanog mail list
From: "Steven M. Bellovin" <smb () research att com>
Date: Tue, 19 Aug 2003 12:52:05 -0400
In message <p05200f04bb680320c606 () [64 202 132 204]>, David Diaz writes:
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?
I've gotten hundreds of such bounce messages today. Only a few have
Received: lines, but those have differed. I don't know for sure if
it's the nanog list, since I don't use a different email address for it.
--Steve Bellovin, http://www.research.att.com/~smb
- Re: Virus emails from nanog mail list Steven M. Bellovin (Aug 19)