ababurko at adelphia.net
Sun Mar 20 11:53:35 PST 2005
Gerard Seibert wrote:
On Sun, 20 Mar 2005 10:22:23 -0600 Chris <racerx at makeworld.com> wrote:
>||>Robert Slade wrote:
>||>> Hi all,
>||>> Is it just me, but I've had 2 Ebay Phishing e-mails to this e-mail
>||>> address that I only use for this mail list. Both mails where from
>||>> Comcast users !!
>||>Sounds like someone from Comcast is on this list AND using a Windows box
>||>AND is infected.
>||>Shame on you
>||>If you have always done it that way, it is probably wrong.
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>Sunday, March 20, 2005 1:35:28 PM
>1) Did you actually confirm that the email originated from Comcast
>2) Did you report the email to Comcast as well as spoof at ebay.com
>3) Why does it have to be a Windows box? Anyone can access this forum
>and harvest email addresses.
>gerard-seibert at suscom.net
>They say that a dog is man's best friend. I do not believe that. How
>many of your friends have you had neutered?
It is most likely it is a windows box that has been copromised due to
one of the slew of M$ vulnerabilities. Some crafty programmer has
turned this box into a zombie and installed a mailing package or a proxy
server and is sending mail from it in concert with thousands of others
just like it...al behind one keyboard.
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