[Snort-users] Please virus scan your systems

Josh Berry josh.berry at ...10221...
Wed Feb 11 13:34:10 EST 2004


I get virus' from the list but not from "true" members of the list.  They
are from spoofed email addresses like security at ...11195... posting to
the list.

> about the only virus that can get through this list is the honor system
> virus, whereupon receiving it, you delete a bunch of random files,
> forward the emal, and reboot.
>
> Those virus alert are most likely the cause of someone you've emailed
> sometime in your life getting mydoom or a similar virus.  It's pretty
> simple to tell if it came from this list, look for attachements.
>
> It's a coincidence move on.
>
> --Bryan
>
> On Wed, 2004-02-11 at 10:40, Vines Scott D 2d Lt AFFTC/IT wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> I recently joined this list, and ever since I've been getting an insane
>> number of virus e-mails.  Since I wasn't getting any before and this is
>> the
>> ONLY mailing list I'm on with this address, I'm pretty certain they are
>> coming from this list.  Please run a scan on your systems, as a virused
>> IDS
>> mailing list is insanely ironic...
>>
>> Thanks and God bless,
>> Scott
>>
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Josh Berry, CISSP
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