[Owasp-infrastructure] owasp email - MYDOOM VIRUS

Mark Bristow mark.bristow at owasp.org
Thu Feb 9 13:28:42 UTC 2012


Yeah I got like 150 bounces this morning as a list admin (and it
de-registered my address for some reason)

On Thu, Feb 9, 2012 at 8:08 AM, Kate Hartmann <kate.hartmann at owasp.org>wrote:

>  Humm, this doesn't sound good.
>
> Kate Hartmann
> OWASP Operations Director
>
>
> Begin forwarded message:
>
>  *From:* Jones Aileen T <Aileen.T.Jones at irs.gov>
> *Date:* February 9, 2012 7:40:34 AM EST
> *To:* "kate.hartmann at owasp.org" <kate.hartmann at owasp.org>
> *Subject:* *FW: owasp email - MYDOOM VIRUS*
>
>
> Hi Kate -
>
> In case OWASP is not aware, I received an email stating that my anti-virus
> software detected the MYDOOM Virus in an email from OWASP Washington
> mailing list earlier today.
> Thank you!
> Regards,
> *Aileen Jones*
> CISSP, CISA, CISM, CRISC
>
> Internal Revenue Service****
>
> MITS, Cybersecurity
>
> Architecture & Engineering Advisory (AEA) Branch
>
> Security Engineering Services
>
>
> Room: C6-186 NCFB
> POD: 5000 Ellin Road
>             Lanham, MD 20706
> Phone: 202-283-0219
> Email: Aileen.T.Jones at irs.gov
>
>
>
>  ------------------------------
> *From:* Jones Aileen T
> *Sent:* Monday, February 06, 2012 10:18 AM
> *To:* 'Kate Hartmann'
> *Subject:* RE: owasp email
>
>  Hi Kate -
> I deleted it but have it in my "SENT " folder so will forward it to you
> from there.
>
> Thank you!
> Regards,
> *Aileen Jones*
> CISSP, CISA, CISM, CRISC
>
> Internal Revenue Service****
>
> MITS, Cybersecurity
>
> Architecture & Engineering Advisory (AEA) Branch
>
> Security Engineering Services
>
>
> Room: C6-186 NCFB
> POD: 5000 Ellin Road
>             Lanham, MD 20706
> Phone: 202-283-0219
> Email: Aileen.T.Jones at irs.gov
>
>
>
>  ------------------------------
> *From:* Kate Hartmann [mailto:kate.hartmann at owasp.org]
> *Sent:* Monday, February 06, 2012 10:08 AM
> *To:* Jones Aileen T
> *Subject:* RE: owasp email
>
>  We recently migrated our system and our mailing lists were acting a bit
> confused J  No spam, but rather some strange messages.  ****
>
> ** **
>
> Could you forward that message to me so I can pass along the exact text.
> ****
>
> ** **
>
> Kate Hartmann****
>
> Operations Director****
>
> 301-275-9403****
>
> www.owasp.org ****
>
> Skype:  Kate.hartmann1****
>
> ** **
>
> *From:* Jones Aileen T [mailto:Aileen.T.Jones at irs.gov]
> *Sent:* Monday, February 06, 2012 10:04 AM
> *To:* Kate Hartmann
> *Subject:* RE: owasp email****
>
> ** **
>
> HI Kate - ****
>
>  ****
>
> Thank you. I also had notified our security /email / SPAM team here. They
> were going to check it out to see if it was legitimate or some kind of a
> "Phishing attack" . It was pretty scary since I sure hope my machine was
> not sending spam!  ****
>
>  ****
>
> Thank you!****
>
> Regards,****
>
> *Aileen Jones*****
>
> CISSP, CISA, CISM, CRISC****
>
> Internal Revenue Service****
>
> MITS, Cybersecurity****
>
> Architecture & Engineering Advisory (AEA) Branch****
>
> Security Engineering Services****
>
>  ****
>
> Room: C6-186 NCFB****
>
> POD: 5000 Ellin Road****
>
>             Lanham, MD 20706****
>
> Phone: 202-283-0219****
>
> Email: Aileen.T.Jones at irs.gov****
>
>  ****
>
>  ****
>
> ** **
>  ------------------------------
>
> *From:* Kate Hartmann [mailto:kate.hartmann at owasp.org]
> *Sent:* Monday, February 06, 2012 9:51 AM
> *To:* Jones Aileen T
> *Subject:* owasp email****
>
> I did send out an email to the entire mailing list (30,000 plus addresses)
> on Friday and as the list admin I do get several automatic responses from
> bounces at lists@owasp.org however I am not aware of anyone else ever
> getting them.****
>
> ** **
>
> I have forwarded your question to our list admin for follow up.****
>
> ** **
>
> Kate Hartmann****
>
> Operations Director****
>
> 301-275-9403****
>
> www.owasp.org ****
>
> Skype:  Kate.hartmann1****
>
> ** **
>
>


-- 
Mark Bristow
(703) 596-5175
mark.bristow at owasp.org

OWASP Global Conferences Committee Chair - http://is.gd/5MTvF
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