RE: [debian-knoppix] Hijacked email address
- To: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Subject: RE: [debian-knoppix] Hijacked email address
- From: Søren Egmose <SE@STEMA.DK>
- Date: Mon, 1 Mar 2004 10:03:07 +0100
- Message-id: <5639AE344E7D4149A63E6676593D16120DAA16@stmsbs2k001.stema.local>
One who has Donn's email adresse is infected with Worm.Bagle.A3 (aka W32/Bagle.c@MM), and sends his address in the from: field, Donn ask your friends to check their virusscanners.
se also http://us.mcafee.com/virusInfo/default.asp?id=description&virus_k=101059
>[mailto:email@example.com]On Behalf Of Sinister Midget
>Sent: Saturday, February 28, 2004 10:19 PM
>Subject: Re: [debian-knoppix] Hijacked email address
>On Sat, 28 Feb 2004 12:54:20 -0600
>Donn Washburn <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> Hey Groups;
>> Please note that recently my email address has been hijacked and is
>> sending out a Microshaft file.
>> One is subject -> Freedom for everyone
>> and comes with "babebbb.zip".
>> I did not send out nor own a machine that even run that sorry OS.
>> Please delete any .bat, .zip, .exe, .inf and/or .com or any other MS
>> executable file that comes from my email address.
>Probably courtesy of one of your friends who is addicted to proprietary
>stuff that does things like that.
>Your situation is one reason why I strongly advocate using disposable
>email addresses. Once they get creamed by viruses and/or spam, junk 'em
>and use another.
>CodeRed: An original Microsoft web crawler.
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