Re: ATTN TOMSTDENIS Re: "New Microsoft Patch" == virus
From: John E. Hadstate (firstname.lastname@example.org)
From: "John E. Hadstate" <email@example.com> Date: Thu, 10 Apr 2003 17:36:29 -0400
As Microsoft says over and over, "We don't spam the world with our patches."
If you get unsolicited email that purports to be a patch from Microsoft,
delete it. It's 100% guaranteed to have a virus attached. Don't believe
it? Check the headers.
One famous one that's currently floating around purports to be from
"Microsoft Corporation Network Security Center". Here's what the headers
Received: from sccrmhc02.attbi.com ([188.8.131.52]) by
mc6-f1.law1.hotmail.com with Microsoft SMTPSVC(5.0.2195.5600);
Wed, 9 Apr 2003 16:07:47 -0700
Date: Wed, 9 Apr 2003 18:53:04 +0000 (GMT)
X-Comment: Sending client does not conform to RFC822 minimum requirements
X-Comment: Date has been added by Maillennium.
Received: from qchjgzn (12-252-188-53.client.attbi.com[184.108.40.206])
by sccrmhc02.attbi.com (sccrmhc02) with SMTP
id <2003040918525500200jc8k3e>; Wed, 9 Apr 2003 18:53:01 +0000
FROM: "Microsoft Corporation Network Security Center"
TO: "Microsoft User" < >
SUBJECT: Newest Network Security Pack
Content-Type: multipart/mixed; boundary="WYNGMwtUIuZbyRF"
X-OriginalArrivalTime: 09 Apr 2003 23:07:47.0351 (UTC)