mailing list is swarmed by virii attachments.

dg at mitc.net dg at mitc.net
Thu Mar 4 03:18:30 EST 2004


Wouldn't it be good to allow only registered e-mail adresses
to post to this list? This would not only protect us from
these fake messages, but also from the subsequent lectures 
at least I've been receiving in my private e-mail, following
a confused reaction on the subject this morning.

DG

On Thu, Mar 04, 2004 at 03:49:50PM +0800, Yang-Hwee TAN wrote:
> hi all hostap-ients,
> 
> from the amount of spammed mail we received every now 
> and then, either some a/c has been hacked or virii have 
> swarmed your email a/c(s).
> 
> also, it seems to me that jouni's email is the most abused
> one. i've been receiving alot of virii attachments from 
> jouni's multiple email aliases. hope jouni could do a check 
> on the system(s) used to reply to this mailing list soon.
> 
> please refrain from opening the emails from the 
> mailing list(s) using pretty GUIs like ms outlook.
> Kindly use a text-based reader if u're not sure 
> whether your pc has been virii swarmed.
> 
> hope this virii thingie could be fix soon.
> 
> 
> -yanghwee
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