Re: WARNING: Spoofed message from Spamcop: might be Virus or Trojan
SJones at Psynet.net
Mon Jul 26 14:21:19 EDT 2004
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On or about 7/26/2004 13:01, David Butler penned the following:
> Whew, looks, nasty. I deleted of course!
> " Dear user of spamcop.net,
> Your e-mail account has been used to send a huge amount of junk e-mail
> during this week.
> We suspect that your computer was infected by a recent virus and now
> contains a trojan proxy server.
> Please follow instructions in order to keep your computer safe.
> Best regards,
> The spamcop.net support team.
> Content-Type: application/octet-stream;
> Content-Transfer-Encoding: base64
> Content-Disposition: attachment;
> filename="document.zip" "
> Please respond in .mail!
I've gotten a few like that too. Parse the header and complain to the
origination ISP. That's what I do. Haven't opened the zip attachment
as it is probably a virus. Send the complete message and complete
header to the origination ISP with a note.
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