Is anyone tracking the "Fw: New Message" joe-job spammer?
mike at conlen.org
Tue Oct 27 20:23:57 UTC 2015
I've seen this attack on a private list I'm on as well. It wasn't clear if the subscribed address was being spoofed or if the user had an infected computer.
> On Oct 26, 2015, at 13:27, Patrick W. Gilmore <patrick at ianai.net> wrote:
> I have 521 messages that match:
> To: nanog*
> Subject: new message
> In the last week. Obviously that includes things like Jay’s message below, but still a lot more than 100.
> It also hit outages@, and probably other places.
> Of course, I’m very upset about that. After 500+ tries, they did not spoof my name once!!! Guess I’m not important enough. <pout>
>> On Oct 25, 2015, at 12:11 PM, Jay Ashworth <jra at baylink.com> wrote:
>> Cause if so I got about 100 examples from last night I can send you if
>> you think they'll help. :-)
>> -- jra
>> Jay R. Ashworth Baylink jra at baylink.com
>> Designer The Things I Think RFC 2100
>> Ashworth & Associates http://www.bcp38.info 2000 Land Rover DII
>> St Petersburg FL USA BCP38: Ask For It By Name! +1 727 647 1274
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