Watch out! was: Re: Very Wierd someone is masquarading as the mail list?

From: Bruce Lane <>
Date: Mon Dec 20 20:15:54 1999

At 14:34 20-12-1999 -0500, you wrote:

>Upon the date 11:17 AM 12/20/99 -0800, Zane H. Healy said something like:
>>Has anyone gotten a eMail message that appears to have come from the
>>mailing list with the header "Re: Help identify a Control Data piece", when
>>in reality it looks to have come from "
>>[]" if I'm reading the headers right.


        I just DNS'd that address. It's from Pitt-State all right. InterNIC
contact info, for those of you that wish to follow up, is:

Pittsburg State University (PITTSTATE-DOM)
   Office of Information Systems 1701 S.
   Pittsburg, KS 66762

   Domain Name: PITTSTATE.EDU

   Administrative Contact, Technical Contact, Zone Contact:
      Brennan, J. Michael (JMB84) psuadm_at_MAIL.PITTSTATE.EDU
   Billing Contact:
      Brennan, J. Michael (JMB84) psuadm_at_MAIL.PITTSTATE.EDU

   Record last updated on 28-Jan-1999.
   Record created on 25-May-1993.
   Database last updated on 20-Dec-1999 12:58:05 EST.

   Domain servers in listed order:


        I'm not the only one who can fight spam. ;-) Most universities have pretty
strong anti-abuse policies, so forwarding a copy of the crap to the E-addy
above should get quick action.

Bruce Lane, Owner and head honcho, Blue Feather Technologies // E-mail:
Amateur Radio: WD6EOS since Dec. '77
"Our science can only describe an object, event, or living thing in our
own human terms. It cannot, in any way, define any of them..."
Received on Mon Dec 20 1999 - 20:15:54 GMT

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