Return Message Address mungling... help.

Tim Lyons tlyons at DIGITALVOODOO.ORG
Sun Dec 23 04:33:20 GMT 2001

This is a bit strange.  My system detected the following but for some
reason mungled the senders address.  the true address should be
tullberg1 at but for some reason the script parsed it as
uullberg1 at

Any Idea as to why this might be occurring?



---------- Forwarded message ----------
Date: Sat, 22 Dec 2001 21:15:35 -0500
From: MailScanner <AV at>
To: postman at
Subject: Warning: E-mail viruses detected

The following e-mail messages were found to have viruses in them:

   Sender: <uullberg1 at>
Recipient: <user at>
  Subject: A few understood the whole
MessageID: fBN2F4i30334
   Report: >>> Virus 'W32/Magistr-B' found in file ./fBN2F4i30334/developers.pif
Shortcuts to MS-Dos programs are very dangerous in email in developers.pif

Email Virus Scanner


Original Message Headers:

Received: from (
 by (8.11.6/8.11.6) with ESMTP id fBN2F4i30334
 for <user at>; Sat, 22 Dec 2001 21:15:05 -0500
Received: from
 by with smtp (Exim 3.33 #10)
 id 16HyAB-0001Iu-00; Sat, 22 Dec 2001 21:14:56 -0500
FROM: sender <tullberg1 at>
SUBJECT: A few understood the whole
X-MSMail-Priority: Normal
X-Priority: 3
X-Mailer: Microsoft Outlook Express 4.72.3612.1700
MIME-Version: 1.0
Content-Type: multipart/mixed;
Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit
Message-Id: <E16HyAB-0001Iu-00 at>
Date: Sat, 22 Dec 2001 21:14:56 -0500
X-ECS-MailScanner: Found to be infected

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