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Subject: Re: Exploit?
From: "Roger B.A. Klorese" <rogerk @ QueerNet . ORG>
Date: Mon, 12 Feb 2001 17:27:13 -0800 (PST)
To: Brian Sullivan <brians @ meetingbywire . com>
Cc: <majordomo-users @ GreatCircle . COM>
In-reply-to: <NEBBLHLJJMNFKPICLLBGOEGGCNAA.brians@meetingbywire.com>

On Mon, 12 Feb 2001, Brian Sullivan wrote:
> I am noticing in my logs a lot of commands to majordomo ( all coming from
> potentially throw away mail accounts @hotmail.com) with the command "Get"
> followed by " Private,"
>
> Very suspicious looking. Is this some attempt at exploit of Majordomo or
> other list processors. As far as I can tell it returns nothing other than an
> error and the help text on my majordomo. Is anybody else seeing this?

Considering that Hotmail tags the line

  Get Your Private, Free E-mail from MSN Hotmail at http://www.hotmail.com

onto subscribers' email, what do *you* think is happening?  :)

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ROGER B.A. KLORESE                                          rogerk@QueerNet.ORG
PO Box 14309		                                San Francisco, CA 94114
"There is only one real blasphemy -- the refusal of joy!"       -- Paul Rudnick




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