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Posted: 5/10/2002 8:27:45 PM EDT
I've gotten two emails today  and two yesterday with the Klez virus or whatever it is and its coming from this site to my personal email.  I deleted them right away before opening so I didn't get the address.  I'll try to see whos sending it next time.  Anyone else still getting these?
Link Posted: 5/10/2002 8:49:04 PM EDT
Link Posted: 5/10/2002 8:54:49 PM EDT
I received one this morning and this one just a couple of minutes ago. I didn't open the attachments to either one but they looked strange enough to just delete.

From: matmccabe   Subject: TARGET PRACTICE MAKES PERFECT

Here's the properties if anybody can decipher any of it:

Sender: thaskins@forsythcable.com
Received: from forsyth-2000-b ([])
by siaag2ac.compuserve.com (8.9.3/8.9.3/SUN-1.12) with ESMTP id AAA03267
for ; Sat, 11 May 2002 00:33:55 -0400 (EDT)
Received: from Ozcixfn [] by forsyth-2000-b
 (SMTPD32-7.00) id A64D4260132; Fri, 10 May 2002 23:55:57 -0400
From: matmccabe
To: davefrohman@compuserve.com
MIME-Version: 1.0
Content-Type: multipart/alternative;
Message-Id: <200205102355376.SM01428@Ozcixfn>
Date: Sat, 11 May 2002 00:33:56 -0400
Link Posted: 5/10/2002 9:04:43 PM EDT
     It says the sender on yours it thaskins@forsythcable, which I'm pretty sure is Tommy Haskins of Georgia Precision in Forsyth, GA.  I wonder if he know hes sending this, or maybe its a fake post made to look like hes sending it.
Link Posted: 5/10/2002 9:07:25 PM EDT
Link Posted: 5/10/2002 9:18:34 PM EDT
I don't have a clue. The subject was gun related to I just assumed it came from here. I guess it could be from some vendors email list. Thats even scarier. Thanks
Link Posted: 5/10/2002 9:19:24 PM EDT
Just erased one from my ar15.com email account. So, yes, it is still making its rounds.

Link Posted: 5/10/2002 9:22:05 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 5/10/2002 9:22:54 PM EDT by toaster]
BTW, anyone receive any of these bastards (emails) from me?? Curious about this.

Link Posted: 5/10/2002 9:24:10 PM EDT
Haven't received it in a while as far as I know.  Its hard to determine sometimes if the email I receive is spam or because of this virus.  But only received one maybe two with the actual virus.  Have received a few with Klez emails but no virus attached, but not recently as far as I know...
Link Posted: 5/10/2002 9:32:57 PM EDT
yep, still getting them.  got 3 today (well, i guess technically it was yesterday) in fact.

some names i recognize as ar15.com posters.  some i don't recognize at all.  one sounded like a business contact email addy, something like "info@......".  ar15.com email catches 'em and burns 'em in hell so i haven't been burned by it yet (ARlady types as she violently knocks on wood!).
Link Posted: 5/10/2002 10:01:20 PM EDT
What happens if you open it? Don't know much about viruses. What's worst case scenerio?
Link Posted: 5/10/2002 10:10:31 PM EDT
Originally Posted By Mach1:
What happens if you open it? Don't know much about viruses. What's worst case scenerio?
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just ask beekeeper.  you don't need to know anything other than the fact they cause lots of problems and make you spend lots of money.

bottom line:  don't open an attachment from an addy you don't recognize.

better yet:  get yourself (if you don't already have one) a good virus detection package and keep it updated.
Link Posted: 5/10/2002 10:13:15 PM EDT
Link Posted: 5/10/2002 10:14:54 PM EDT
Link Posted: 5/11/2002 3:34:37 PM EDT
Link Posted: 5/11/2002 5:58:48 PM EDT
Link Posted: 5/11/2002 6:34:25 PM EDT
My ISP virus protector stopped one a few minutes ago for  "kalchemy@aol.com" and for some reason that sounds familiar but it isn't anyone in my address book.

This is the only one that sounded familiar out of the dozen or so messages I've received.
Link Posted: 5/11/2002 7:22:07 PM EDT
I've been hit about 2 or 3 times a day for quite a while now.  Luckily my ISP catches every one of them.
Link Posted: 5/11/2002 8:59:08 PM EDT
any computer nerds on here who can return fire to these bastards?
Link Posted: 5/12/2002 6:05:54 AM EDT
I keep getting hit from gghall@bellsouth.net who I believe is one of us.  Thankfully the virus protection  here on this site is screening them out before they can even get to my account and I have sent e mail back to that address with no reply.
Link Posted: 5/12/2002 7:58:34 AM EDT
Link Posted: 5/12/2002 8:17:28 AM EDT
Originally Posted By Wolfpack:
Haven't had one, but then again my email addy is hidden on my posts [:D]
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Why don't you just activate your AR15 mail account? It will kill the virus, folks can still e-mail you??
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