[External] Re: Anyone else getting the 'spam' bomb threat?

Martin Hannigan hannigan at gmail.com
Wed Oct 20 14:53:58 UTC 2021

I put what we received up on pastebin entirely with headers (and redacted
our info).


Warm regards,


On Wed, Oct 20, 2021 at 9:19 AM Radu-Adrian Feurdean <
nanog at radu-adrian.feurdean.net> wrote:

> On Tue, Oct 19, 2021, at 16:00, Hunter Fuller via NANOG wrote:
> > We have a distinct abuse address (not just abuse@) and that is where
> > the messages were sent.
> >
> > We didn't receive the bomb threat ones. We only received the (somewhat
> > more amusing) messages entitled "Your network has been PWNED" and
> > "Fuck you".
> Hi,
> We got the same here at France-IX. It was on friday 15th. Hopefully, they
> "PWNED" all our Cisco and Mikrotik routers (of which we have none).
> > The situation loses its humor entirely with the introduction of bomb
> > threats. Seems like a script kiddie taking things way too far.
> I heard that yesterday (19th) evening there was law enforcement deployment
> and evacuation in the area of a major Paris (FR, EU) telco hotel,
> apparently due to "threats to a business in the area". Details (popcorn) on
> FrNOG (in french) :
> https://www.mail-archive.com/[email protected]/msg67540.html
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