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Re: Today's neo-nazi spam
- From: Christopher Faylor <cgf-no-personal-reply-please at cygwin dot com>
- To: Talk Amongst Yourselves <cygwin-talk at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Sun, 15 May 2005 22:16:05 -0400
- Subject: Re: Today's neo-nazi spam
- References: <20050515164300.GV2685@calimero.vinschen.de> <firstname.lastname@example.org> <20050515232355.GA3060@efn.org>
- Reply-to: Talk Amongst Yourselves <cygwin-talk at cygwin dot com>
- Reply-to: cygwin-talk at cygwin dot com
On Sun, May 15, 2005 at 04:23:56PM -0700, Yitzchak Scott-Thoennes wrote:
>On Sun, May 15, 2005 at 05:57:06PM -0500, Ren? Berber wrote:
>>Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>>>these latest postings (which are 99% already filtered by the spam
>>>detection software on sourceware.org!) are the result of the most
>>>recent version of the Sober worm, Sober.P. Sober.P's only job was
>>>apparently to download the next generation, Sober.Q into the infected
>>>PCs. Sober.Q contains all this neo-nazi mud which it sent today out
>>>into the world. All "From:" addresses in these postings are forged by
>>>the worm. A German computer magazine, c't, assumes that the date is
>>>well planned to affect results of regional elections. For more
>>>information see http://www.heise.de/newsticker/meldung/59562 (in
>>>There's no reason to discuss anything related to this stuff, at least
>>>not in this group. Just get over it.
>>Thanks for the info.
>>I hope it this spamming stops soon... and that everybosy on this list
>>don't reply to the spam, just makes things worse.
>Yup yup, whatever we do, let's not generate extra traffic talking about
Definitely not. Talking about the spam is exactly the wrong thing to do.
I sure hope it stops soon.