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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at peppler dot org>
Subject: Re: Virus Alert
Date: May 13 2002 1:16PM
On Mon, 2002-05-13 at 05:34, Marco Hernandez wrote:
> It appears that a recent posting to the list contained the
> following virus/worms.
> These came as an attachment. I have not figured out which
> posting but given the number of bounces from firewalls w/anti
> virus software I thought I'd pass this along.
It looks like this message has the virus/worm:
To: SybPerl Discussion List
Subject: Festival of American Folklife
Content-Type: multipart/alternative; boundary=LsU3ZOAh85k9A7K2g41
Date: Mon, 13 May 2002 19:41:51 +0800 (CST)
There's only a very small probability that David Owen would send a
message from giga.net.tw... :-), and an even smaller chance that he'd
send a message on some festival of American Folklife...
And no - this does not mean that David's machine(s) is infected - in
case you haven't heard the Klez worm remails itself with "from"
addresses culled from the user's machine - not just with the "from"
address of the infected user.
I've a had quite a few copies come here with a "from" address set to the
old sybperl-l list (before it was moved to cren.net).
Michael Peppler Data Migrations, Inc.
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