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Discussion in 'Virus & Other Malware Removal' started by americamba, Feb 9, 2003.

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  1. americamba

    americamba Thread Starter

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    I get one of these every day (everything between asteriscs). any one know the virus I should go after? I keep Norton updated but this keep coming.

    Or am I clean and it is stopping some things coming at me?

    I can't read the headers to know.

    It appears that my username @ my local host is sending to me ([email protected]). The problem (spammer or virus) seems to be [email protected]

    Thanks, Frank

    **********************************************
    The original message was received at Tue, 4 Feb 2003 11:42:53 -0500
    from [email protected]

    ----- The following addresses had permanent fatal errors -----
    [email protected]

    ----- Transcript of session follows -----
    550 5.1.2 [email protected]... Host unknown (Name server: boss.com: host not found)


    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------


    Return-Path: <[email protected]>
    Received: (from [email protected])
    by host10.globalnameservers.com (8.10.2/8.10.2) id h14Ggrj10655;
    Tue, 4 Feb 2003 11:42:53 -0500
    Date: Tue, 4 Feb 2003 11:42:53 -0500
    From: [email protected]
    Message-Id: <[email protected]>
    X-Authentication-Warning: host10.globalnameservers.com: launi2 set sender to [email protected] using -f
    To: [email protected]
    Subject: Re: Movies
    References: <[email protected]>
    In-Reply-To: <[email protected]>
    X-Loop: [email protected]
    Precedence: junk

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    Thanks, Frank
     
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    bassetman Moderator (deceased) - Gone but never forgotten

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    Please only post your question once and in one forum. It is confusing otherwise.
     
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    dvk01 Moderator Malware Specialist

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    see my reply in mail forum
     
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