Incidents
Strange mail with number in subject line and body Jun 06 2006 05:44AM
paul.johnson8@gmail.com (paul johnson8 gmail com) (4 replies)
Re: Strange mail with number in subject line and body Jun 07 2006 06:51AM
Isaac Perez (suscripcions tsolucio com)
Re: Strange mail with number in subject line and body Jun 07 2006 02:56AM
Russell Fulton (r fulton auckland ac nz)


paul.johnson8 (at) gmail (dot) com [email concealed] wrote:
> We have received a few strange emails (from Korea and France) which
> lists a three character number in the subject line and a different
> three digit character number in the body, no attachments.
>
> The sender (from field) has been spoofed and displays the receivers
> name (to field).
>
> I did a search on google but could not find any further information.
> Has any seen or know where/why these emails are being received? Maybe
> a sdbot infection on zombie PC?
>
The general opinion seems to be that these are related to bagel bot
nets. The best guess is that this is some method of validating addresses.

Russell

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[ reply ]
RE: Strange mail with number in subject line and body Jun 07 2006 02:50AM
Poof (poof fansubber com) (1 replies)
RE: Strange mail with number in subject line and body Jun 07 2006 03:01AM
Trevor Jennings (trevor mytek net)
Re: Strange mail with number in subject line and body Jun 07 2006 02:49AM
Jamie Riden (jamesr europe com) (1 replies)
RE: Strange mail with number in subject line and body Jun 07 2006 11:21AM
Tim Boyer (jim denmantire com)


 

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