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Re: [vox] [OT] MyDoom Virus

On Tue, Feb 10, 2004 at 10:23:57AM -0800, Robert G. Scofield wrote:
> I thought that this MyDoom/SCO.A Windows virus was supposed to be over by 
> February 6th.  I've got the infected message about 15-20 times.  This does 
> not included all the "bounced" messages I'm gettiing from servers all over 
> the country telling me that "my" messages are not deliverable because they're 
> infected or because "I" have sent them to an unknown recipient.
> My business e-mail address is in the virus loop.  I'm getting an infected 
> message almost every day.  Does anybody know when this is going to stop?

I think that the virus stops its DDoS attack against sco.com and
microsoft.com on Feb. 6, but that it'll continue to spread as long as
there are infected machines. 

Samuel Merritt
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