Stowe School Tech Support joined neonexus.com which sends out virus alerts
(about two a week) to our school and we pass on to the teachers for ones
that look like they will trip up people.
The main web site and email is:
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For Virus email listserve:
This service is at no charge to you.
To sign up for our email lists, send an email requesting to be added:
For VIRUS ALERTS, send an email to [log in to unmask]
Stowe has found the site to be very useful, because the technologist for the
school gets an email alert and it seems to be very timely.
Jon Scherbatskoy - PC Support Technologist
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Stowe School District
Stowe, VT 05682
Stowe High/Middle School (802)-253-7218
voice mail (802)-253-7229 x 339
Stowe Elementary School (802)-253-4154 x 231
"We did not inherit the land from our fathers,
We are borrowing it from our children."
Native American Saying
> From: Philip Hyjek <[log in to unmask]>
> Reply-To: School Information Technology Discussion <[log in to unmask]>
> Date: Thu, 7 Mar 2002 09:23:06 -0500
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Subject: FW: [infosec] Fwd: Alert: Worm posing as IE cumulative patch
>> Date: Wed, 6 Mar 2002 13:08:44 -0500
>> Sender: Windows NTBugtraq Mailing List
>> <[log in to unmask]>
>> From: Russ <[log in to unmask]>
>> Subject: Alert: Worm posing as IE cumulative patch
>> To: [log in to unmask]
>> Lots of people have emailed me about the email making the rounds which
>> states its from "Microsoft Corporation Security Center" and has a
>> subject line of "Internet Security Update".
>> The email has an attachment which the message claims to be the "1 Mar
>> 2002 Cumulative Patch" for IE.
>> In case you don't already know, there isn't such a patch and its not
>> from Microsoft. Microsoft never emails out patches.
>> The bogus email is actually the GIBE worm, a description for which can
>> be seen at;
>> [log in to unmask]" target="_blank">http:[log in to unmask]
>> Just to provide a few references (check the home page of your
>> anti-virus vendor for details)
>> Russ - NTBugtraq Editor