RE: Why are postmasters distributing the MyDoom virus?
From: Harley David (david.harley_at_nhsia.nhs.uk)
Date: Tue, 10 Feb 2004 18:25:39 -0000 To: "Richard M. Smith" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, "BUGTRAQ@SECURITYFOCUS. COM" <BUGTRAQ@SECURITYFOCUS.COM>
And just to make things a little more interesting, informal
testing suggests that at least two AV products have trouble
recognising and scanning bounced viral attachments. MIME
boundary issues, perhaps.
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