[Samba] C'mon guys. Get some virus protection.

Eric Dillenseger eric at naxalite.ath.cx
Thu Aug 21 06:05:16 GMT 2003

On Wed, Aug 20, 2003 at 11:34:51PM +0100, Steve Kennedy wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 20, 2003 at 10:12:11PM +0000, Jeremy Allison wrote:
> > On Wed, Aug 20, 2003 at 03:07:56PM -0700, Jim C wrote:
> > > Anyone who is smart enough to be on this list is smart enough to get 
> > > some proper virus protection.
> > I use a mutt mailer. Does that count :-). Lets be serious folks. It's
> > not "virus" protection, it's "Microsoft virus" protection. There just
> > *aren't* any other kinds in common distribution. We should call it what
> > it is.
> > Use a Linux or Apple MacOS/x desktop and just ignore these things
> > (and Samba too for that matter :-).
> However saying that, it's amazing how many people on the mutt lists are
> using Outlook (Express) mailers and have been hit with the Sobig.F virus.
> The mutt lists have been pretty badly nuked with the results :(
> Steve
The mailer has nothing to do with it, it comes from users stupidity.
I can't remember how many times I've told this guy not to open
attachements from unknown peoples or with a .pif .exe whatsoever...
I even asked him why he opens english mails as he don't speak a word of
Of course it's one of the worst, but it shows that there are plenty
people on many lists that open those kind of things.
I've got plenty of those AV warnings through other lists.

> Enfin vivement les procs optique qui ne chaufferont pas trop ;-)
Vivement les proc quantiques, en rajoutant un glaçon, on pourra même 
les boire ...
*----- Tous des alcolos ma parole! -----*
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