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Re: [vox] Re: New virus?



Bill Kendrick said:
> On Tue, Aug 19, 2003 at 02:57:12PM -0700, Bill Kendrick wrote:
>>
>> Wow - is there a new virus spreading around the 'net?
> <snip>
>
> Yep! :)
>
>   "SoBig.F worm starts to bite again"
>   http://www.theinquirer.net/?article=11115
>
>     ... The file size, said iDefense, varies in order to attempt to thwart
>     anti-viral software, and typically comes as an attachment with email
>     subject headings such as Re: Details, Re: Approved, Re: Re: My
> details,
>     Re: That movie, Re: Thank you!, Re: Your application,
>     Re: Wicked screensaver, Thank you!, Your details.
>
>
> I've pretty much seen every single one of those subject lines today. :^P

You know what? My spamassassin seems to be dealing with those form me. I
have seen about 4 of 120 get through.

Heh. Though not "spam" it certainly feels like it. :-)

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