[TriLUG] Had it with worm
jonc at nc.rr.com
Wed Sep 24 23:04:01 EDT 2003
On Wed, 2003-09-24 at 16:50, Mike Mueller wrote:
> I am thinking about retiring my email account that's getting all the worm
> crap. There's no slowing it. Anybody else considering such a move? I'm not
> in the procmail/fetchmail/getmail crowd (yet) so I can't purge based on size
> at the ISP's buffer or filter on incoming.
> Will killing the account help anything or will it create more noise?
> Advice solicited.
> Mike Mueller
> 324881 (08/20/2003)
> Make clockwise circles with your right foot.
> Now use your right hand to draw the number "6" in the air.
Try this in your .procmailrc file (from another mailing list):
This matches the start of a base64-encoded PE executable. I have no
desire to every receive them by email. Despite the varying headers,
every(?) worm to date has contained this in the body.
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