Subject: Re: Somebody wants to spam us ?
To: Frederik Meerwaldt <Meerwaldt@t-online.de>
From: Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 04/02/2000 19:50:27
On Sun, Apr 02, 2000 at 03:46:43PM +0200, Frederik Meerwaldt wrote:
> Because of the /bin/bash it doesn't have to be a Linux
> installation. IF the machine has been hacked, it won't make sense to send
> a mail to email@example.com. Perhaps try reaching the abuse account of
> his upstream provider? But what I expect is, that somebody (perhaps the
> owner of this machine) wanted to open a news gateway to the port-vax list.
> Hello?! Admin of this list? Please block emails from firstname.lastname@example.org, or
> make this list private. Thanks
Actually these empty messages were the result of a misconfigured mail->news
gateway. The admin of this gateway already send a mail about this saying
he was very sorry, and that the problem was solved. No need to take
Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI. Manuel.Bouyer@lip6.fr