Subject: Re: ILOVEYOU
To: John A. Maier <>
From: Georg Schwarz <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/05/2000 15:51:02
> kindly check the attached LOVELETTER coming from me.[[ LOVE-L~1.VBS :  =
> 3337 in LOVE-L~1.VBS ]] =20

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Isn't it somewhat dumb to send a Windows email virus to a NetBSD mailing
list :-)

Anyway, if such an exploit would work with someUnix app people would demand=
a secuity fix. Now that it happens with Windows pleople merely cry for
an update of their "virus scanner", leaving the door open for the next vari=
Strange if you think of it, isn't it?

Georg Schwarz                   
Institut f=FCr Theoretische Physik    Tel. +49 30 314-24254, FAX -21130
Technische Universit=E4t Berlin
Sekr. PN 7-1, Hardenbergstr. 36, D-10623 Berlin            IRC: kuroi