Re: Virus emails
Am 2003-09-20 9:42 -0400 schrieb John Belmonte:
> This is more than an annoyance for some of us. My mailbox capacity is
> only 2MB. Every night it is getting filled and temporarily rejecting mail.
I had the same problem, I already considered it as a DoS attack. But I
installed a procmail rule filtering out all exe/com/bat
'Content-Type:'s to /dev/null, which catches them all :-)
> So the question is, are Debian developers the only "mass mailing" target
> of this worm or have other people and groups also been targeted?
No, the worm is probably not fussy about its targets. I talked to
several other people in various forums, it also hits people who never
wrote to a debian list.