[K12OSN] Hi

Ken Meyer kmeyer at blarg.net
Fri Apr 9 15:05:48 UTC 2004

Will that be the REAL IP, or will it be spoofed as well?

Ken Meyer

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From: k12osn-bounces at redhat.com [mailto:k12osn-bounces at redhat.com]On
Behalf Of Caleb Wagnon
Sent: Friday, April 09, 2004 7:41 AM
To: Support list for opensource software in schools.

Subject: Re: [K12OSN] Hi

Petre Scheie said:

> Yes it is a virus.  Unfortunately, it's not on my machine, even though the
> message purports to be from me; I say unfortunately because it means I
> fix it.  I forget which Windows virus it is, but it spoofs the sender of
> message, extracting names/addresses from the infected user's inbox.  For
> record, the only message that went out of my box on April 8 was two hours
> after the message below.

The sender field will be spoofed but you can still look at the email header
and find what ip address it originates from.

Caleb Wagnon MCP A+ CCNA
Technology Coordinator
Fordyce School District

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