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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: Mon, 16 May 2005 14:26:46 -0400
- Subject: Re: Today's neo-nazi spam
- References: <20050515164300.GV2685@calimero.vinschen.de> <firstname.lastname@example.org> <20050515232355.GA3060@efn.org> <20050516021605.GE25621@trixie.casa.cgf.cx>
- 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 10:16:05PM -0400, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>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.
Apparently it isn't stopping.