{Filename?} Re: Anti-Phishing / Spear-Phishing script IMPORTANT update

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Mon Sep 21 19:00:20 IST 2009

Mark Sapiro wrote:
>Just as an experiment, I'm also attaching a file named "Motion &
>Order.doc   .doc" to this message to see what happens (It's not a real
>MS word document.

Well, that didn't work. Apparently posts to this list aren't scanned.
However, the post from the list was scanned at my end resulting in

>This is a message from the MailScanner E-Mail Virus Protection Service
>The original e-mail attachment "Motion %26 Order.doc"
>is on the list of unacceptable attachments for this site and has been
>replaced by this warning message.
>If you wish to receive a copy of the original attachment, please
>e-mail postmaster at sbh16.songbird.com and include the whole of this message
>in your request.
>At Mon Sep 21 10:47:50 2009 the virus scanner said:
>   MailScanner: Attempt to hide real filename extension (Motion %26 Order.doc)
>Note to Postmaster: Look on the GPC MailScanner in /var/spool/MailScanner/quarantine/20090921 (message CBD376900CB.A3108).

Mark Sapiro <mark at msapiro.net>        The highway is for gamblers,
San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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