looking for a spammer/virii/malware .... on my system

Chuck Swiger cswiger at mac.com
Mon Aug 15 17:39:21 UTC 2011

On Aug 15, 2011, at 10:05 AM, alexus wrote:
> what else can I do to find it on my system who's trying to connect to
> remote webmail.west.cox.net ?

Monitor your network for SMTP traffic:

  tcpdump -nA -s 0 port 25

If malware is sending out spam, you'll see it and can then use lsof or whatever to identify the specific user/process.


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