[Phpmyadmin-devel] Is phpMyAdmin a virus?
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Tue Aug 7 19:33:11 CEST 2001
> Ok my subject is for fun, but seriously, I received an email
> with an attached file:
> asking to take a look at the file.
> I guess that depending on my email client, I could have seen
> phpMyAdmin-2.2.0rc3-php3.zip and be tempted to double-click it.
> Well I didn't because this contains a virus.
This is SIRCAM, a Worm/Virus.
And I received the same last week with phpMyAdmin in attached file (and much
of others before with MPEG, Zip, Word or Excel files, etc.).
The (enfected) sender of this mail had a copy of phpMyAdmin RC3 in his own
And your email adress in his adress book.
Of course, you can configure postfix or sendmail (with procmail) to reject
And so on...
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