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RE: Virus alert: "text message" is not from me

From: Andrew Arch <andrew.arch@nils.org.au>
Date: Thu, 31 Mar 2005 10:39:40 +1000
To: "'Gregg Vanderheiden'" <gv@trace.wisc.edu>, "'W3C Web Content'" <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Message-ID: <00ad01c5358a$201d3070$6cc8a8c0@yourdh7axfhyur>

Greg,

I'm sure you're right. I used to apparently send out lots of these nasty
(fortunately seem to have slowed down lately), even to myself. I was running
Lotus Notes as my email client at the time - the only explanation was your
stolen address one.

Andrew

-----Original Message-----
From: w3c-wai-gl-request@w3.org [mailto:w3c-wai-gl-request@w3.org]On
Behalf Of Gregg Vanderheiden
Sent: Thursday, 31 March 2005 10:18 AM
To: 'Doyle-Work'; 'Wendy Chisholm'; 'W3C Web Content'
Subject: RE: Virus alert: "text message" is not from me



I think they got our addresses off of our mailing list - or meeting minutes
etc and are sending out spoofs.  I got one from Jason - and he is running
linux!



Gregg

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Gregg C Vanderheiden Ph.D.
Professor - Ind. Engr. & BioMed Engr.
Director - Trace R & D Center
University of Wisconsin-Madison


-----Original Message-----
From: w3c-wai-gl-request@w3.org [mailto:w3c-wai-gl-request@w3.org] On Behalf
Of Doyle-Work
Sent: Wednesday, March 30, 2005 2:57 PM
To: Wendy Chisholm; W3C Web Content
Subject: Re: Virus alert: "text message" is not from me


Let me know Wendy as it's showing up as a virus at my end, too.

doyle

On 3/30/05 11:54 AM, "Wendy Chisholm" <wendy@w3.org> wrote:

>
> Hello all,
>
> I don't believe my system is infected (but I am checking on this), but
> I did not send the message "text message" archived at:
> <http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/w3c-wai-gl/2005JanMar/0694.html>
>
> I believe this is a forgery, but am checking.  It also looks like I
> just got something from Gregg that is likely not from him.
>
> --wendy
Received on Thursday, 31 March 2005 00:40:16 GMT

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