[pcductape] Re: How to prevent the worm from using the email database

  • From: "Ctm007" <ctm007@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 27 Aug 2003 02:52:00 -0500

Hi Elaine,

Yes and housecall will continue to scan even while one reads email or other
sites.   I do wish housecall would change their quiz
"Take our Virus Knowledge Quiz while HouseCall scans your computer"
Carl

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Elaine" <zona01@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Wednesday, August 27, 2003 2:14 AM
Subject: [pcductape] Re: How to prevent the worm from using the email
database


> Hi Carl
>
> I check daily with mine, AVG is one of the best antivirus agents around
good
> job too as freelist is sending me at least 21 infected emails per day and
> AVG keeps catching and sending them to the vault for me to delete,
>
> Because of this I also go to
> http://housecall.trendmicro.com/housecall/start_corp.asp and do an online
> virus check as well every 4days
>
> so far so good as they say
>
> Elaine
>
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Ctm007" <ctm007@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Wednesday, August 27, 2003 1:30 AM
> Subject: [pcductape] Re: How to prevent the worm from using the email
> database
>
>
> > Hi Vic,
> > Hi Martha,
> >
> > I figure as much.   I do check for updates daily for my AVG program.
> >
> > Carl
> >
> >
> > ----- Original Message ----- 
> > From: "Victor Firestone" <vlfll@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> > To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > Sent: Tuesday, August 26, 2003 10:46 AM
> > Subject: [pcductape] Re: How to prevent the worm from using the email
> > database
> >
> >
> > > Not only that - the latest go through your temp internet files and
look
> > for
> > > "mailto" addresses in there as well
> > >
> > > In short - you can't beat them like that anymore - the only way now is
> to
> > > make sure that you don't get hit by a worm or virus by being ultra
> catious
> > > about what you open in your email - where you surf to and what you
> > download.
> > > Common sense will work wonders in this area.
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
> > >
> > > TTFN
> > >
> > > Vic
> > >
> > > "To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and
> > > the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest critics
> > > and endure the betrayal  of false friends; to appreciate beauty, to
> > find
> > > the best in others; to leave the world a little better; whether by a
> > healthy
> > > child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; to know even one
> > life
> > > has breathed easier because you have lived.
> > >
> > > ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
> > >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: pcductape-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > [mailto:pcductape-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]
> > > On Behalf Of Martha Bagwell
> > > Sent: Tuesday, 26 August, 2003 15:33
> > > To: pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > > Subject: [pcductape] Re: How to prevent the worm from using the email
> > > database
> > >
> > > It doesn't work, Carl.  The more sophisticated worms & virus select
> email
> > > addresses at random.
> > >
> > > Martha
> > >
> > > Martha's Web
> > > http://www.keyboardpower.com
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: pcductape-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > > [mailto:pcductape-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]On Behalf Of Ctm007
> > > Sent: Tuesday, August 26, 2003 8:09 AM
> > > To: pcductape@xxxxxxxxxx; pcductape pcductape
> > > Subject: [pcductape] How to prevent the worm from using the email
> database
> > >
> > >
> > > Hey,
> > >
> > > What is the email address we use to place at the top of our email
> address
> > > database to cause the worm to be unable to use our database to send
out
> > > email?
> > >
> > > Seems like it was !worm@xxxxxxxxxxxxx or something similar.
> > >
> > > Carl
> > >
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> ---
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> Version: 6.0.512 / Virus Database: 309 - Release Date: 19/08/2003
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