[ic] More viruses...

Mike Heins mikeh@minivend.com
Mon, 23 Apr 2001 05:41:34 -0400

Quoting Rene Hertell (rene@hertell.com):
> I just got the W32/Badtrans@MM worm virus from a IC-list member
> (http://vil.nai.com/vil/dispVirus.asp?virus_k=99069). I would suggest that
> this list should just accept plain text messages and NO attachments.

Bear in mind that the source of the virus was not the list. It was only
sent to From: addresses of people who did post to the list.

> If someone wants to attach a patch, then he/she could just paste it into the
> message as some persons do

I'll agree to that as soon as everyone agrees to quote messages properly
instead of putting their comments at the top and lumping everything else
at the bottom..... 8-)

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