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Re: warning to list

On Sun, 2004-10-24 at 23:56, Paul Iadonisi wrote:
> On Sun, 2004-10-24 at 23:52, Mike Klinke wrote:
> [snip]
> > A brief analysis is here:
> > 
> > http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2004-10/0983.html
>   And then there's mine I just posted to fedora-devel at
> http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-devel-list/2004-October/msg01288.html.
>   Heh.  I hadn't thought of decrypting it directly.

  Something else to note about this fake security alert.  Red Hat
publishes an SPF record, so for those who are doing inbound SPF
checking, this falsification would likely be caught before every hitting
any of their inboxes.

va:iadonisi:501) host -t txt redhat.com
redhat.com text "v=spf1 mx a:hormel.redhat.com a:sources.redhat.com
a:alertmail.redhat.com a:bltn.redhat.com ip4:
ip4: ip4: ip4: ip4:
ip4: ip4: -all"

-Paul Iadonisi
 Senior System Administrator
 Red Hat Certified Engineer / Local Linux Lobbyist
 Ever see a penguin fly?  --  Try Linux.
 GPL all the way: Sell services, don't lease secrets

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