[LMB] virus or exploit

Joel Polowin jpolowin at hotmail.com
Mon Aug 13 04:34:35 BST 2007


"Michael Bauminger" <lmblist at mikebomb.com> wrote:
>Someone, somewhere, either has/had an exploit on their
>computer or some spammer figured out a way to harvest
>addresses from the archive,

Addresses appear in the archive in the form "so_and_so at
address.net", and I'm pretty sure that at least a few of
the address-scraping bots are smart enough to parse that
form into a valid address.

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