Mailing List:2003-08-27 04, Re: WRG and virus problem, by Timothy F. Whitney

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From: "Timothy F. Whitney" <tfwhitney.data-brain -at- erols.com> Subject: Re: [WHITNEY-L] WRG and virus problem Date: Wed, 27 Aug 2003 16:02:31 -0400 References: <1e7.f047bf1.2c7e46ae@aol.com> Michael, Understood. There are two nasty worms going around - one actually searches through files looking for email addresses and then spoof's the email so you can't tell who/where it came from. Regards, Tim Whitney PS: Several "protected" corporate networks have been hit - thus these worms are making the rounds. WhitneyMR -at- aol.com wrote: >HI Guys, > > I what to let you know what;s going on in case the list "disappears". >Someone or some group is spoofing the Whitney list email address and sending out >multiple virus attacks per day for the last 3 or 4 days. I might have to shut >down the list because I'm getting lots of hate mail from ISPs and networks. I'm >waiting for suggestions from Rootsweb. I'll keep a list of members so I can >email off of Rootsweb in case they have to shut us down for a while. > >Michael Whitney > > > > ################################################################# ################################################################# ################################################################# ##### ##### ##### ################################################################# ################################################################# #################################################################


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