on Fri, Jul 08, 2005 at 11:34:53PM -0400, Marty (email@example.com) wrote: > Carl Fink wrote: > >On Fri, Jul 08, 2005 at 08:52:55PM -0400, Marty wrote: > > > >>Windoze XP box on my LAN is sending http requests to > >>a site named movies.go.com, although there is no web > >>client running on the XP box (at least none obvious). > > > >[major snippage] > > > >FWIW, go.com is a real, non-scam site run by Disney. > > Disney? The perfect cover! (2/3 wink, 1/3 paranoid) Well, for a few months there (roughly March - May) it was inordinately popular among 419 spammers, with a handful of go.com MXs becoming my second leading spam source (following KORnet). I managed to bring this to Disney's attention, the situation's improved markedly. Peace. -- Karsten M. Self <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://kmself.home.netcom.com/ What Part of "Gestalt" don't you understand? NBC will not be able predict the winner at 8:32 or report from 29 districts.
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