Quoting Stefanie Ploof <[log in to unmask]>:
> I'm sure TSG will respond before I even press ctrl-x to send, but we
> intentionally don't send an email to the "sender" because many virus
> messages are spoofed these days. So, the recipient of the "you're
> infected" message is confused because they have a Mac, isn't a valid
> address, or is really ticked off when Sally's infected computer sent out
> John's email address 1000+ times which generates (SPAM) in return to John.
My bad.. I guess I hadn't thought of the idea of spoofing the from address... I
didn't realize virii writers cared so much for the account holders they
> We're not doing anything with eyeballs...
I still say there's got to be an offensive move in this game... but we're
probably not the ones to do it.
C- (unsure why we prosecute spammers and malicious virus/worm/trojan writers,
when instead they should just be put out in public and let the victims deal
with them as they wish.)
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