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From Sylvain Wallez <sylvain.wal...@anyware-tech.com>
Subject Re: [VIRUS] Virus Alert
Date Wed, 02 Jul 2003 07:56:53 GMT
David Crossley wrote:

>Thanks for the alert. We have all been getting this for some time.
>Even worse, it makes itself appear to be sent by people we know and
>trust. Even more worse, the "senders" then get hammered by recipients'
>mail agents telling us that we have sent a virus. I hope that we don't
>get blacklisted. Watch out for "Re: Movie" as well.
>  
>

Yep. I sometimes receive dozens of "Re: Movie" and "Re: your 
application" each day. Thanks to Mozilla filters, all this goes directly 
to the trash !
Filtering virus warning replies is more difficult, however.

Sylvain

>--David
>
>Tony Collen wrote:
>  
>
>>Hi list-
>>
>>I just got an email apparently from ovidiu@apache.org with the subject 
>>"Re: Application" which had a .zip file attached.  The .zip file had 
>>some sort of .pif file inside, which I assume is a virus.
>>
>>Received: from CD101234501-2 (host-182-198-220-24.midco.net 
>>[24.220.198.182])
>>
>>Please take caution if you get a strange message like this... I was only
>>saved because I run pine on the address that this was sent to.
>>
>>
>>Tony
>>    
>>
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Sylvain Wallez                                  Anyware Technologies
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